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What is Brahma Chicken Breed

What is Brahma Chicken Breed

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Brahma chickens are one of the most popular and expensive chicken breeds in the Philippines. They are hard to find and cost a lot of money to get one. A day-old chick would cost around P800 to 1200 and breeders cost around P13,000 a pair. In this article, we are going to discuss why Brahma is such of high value having a high price. History of Brahma Chicken There has been controversy and confusion over the origin of the Brahma. It appears to have developed in the United States from large birds, with heavily feathered legs, imported in the 1840s from the Chinese port of Shanghai, and thus known as “Shanghai” birds. The distinctive head shape and pea comb of the Brahma probably result from cross-breeding with Grey Chittagong birds of Malay type, imported from Chittagong in eastern Bengal (...