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Are Production Red Chickens Rhode Island Red (RIR)?

Are Production Red Chickens Rhode Island Red (RIR)?

Chickens
Surely, growing both American heritage and Philippine native chickens are gaining popularity. There is an increasing demand for American breeds like Rhode Island Red, Black Australorp, Orpingtons, Sussex, Brahma, Jersey Giant, and the like. Even dual-purpose hybrids like SASSO, Kabir, Dominant CZ, and Hubbard are getting more and more popular as many people want to grow chickens in their backyard – both for extra income, and a hobby. However, as the number of people who want to grow chickens increases, the confusion and arguments are also getting intense. As the argument between SASSO and Kabir remain an occasionally hot topic, the dispute between Rhode Island Red and Production Red is also getting attention. Many people who are selling Production Reds on Social Media are calling the...