The Barnevelder is a medium heavy breed of chicken named after the Dutch town of Barneveld. It is a cross of century Dutch landrace chickens with Asian breeds imported to Europe in the mid-late century such as the Brahma, Cochin, Croad Langshan and Malay.
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Chickens compost -- Grow a garden to feed your chickens and let them feed your garden. Here's a helpful article about giving your flock homegrown, all-natural feeds -- and reaping the benefit in rich compost. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.