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What is Rhode Island White chicken

What is Rhode Island White chicken

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The white Rhode Island is a large breed of dual-purpose chicken native to the state of Rhode Island, in the United States. While the names and place of origin are the same, we must bear in mind that the white Rhode Island is actually a totally different breed from the red Rhode Island. In the Philippines, Rhode Island Red is the most popular but many people know that there is also a Rhode Island White. Rhode Island White Characteristics The Rhode Island white is a dual-purpose bird suitable for meat and egg production. Roosters weigh around 3.9 kg, while hens can reach the weight of 3 kg. They have long, broad, deep bodies with full, well-rounded breasts. The breed has been standardized only with a rose-shaped comb. Rhode Island White Breed varieties White Rhode Island chickens are onl...