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Bionda Piemontese Chicken Breed Profile and Characteristics

Bionda Piemontese Chicken Breed Profile and Characteristics

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The Bionda Piemontese is a traditional dual-purpose chicken breed originating in the Piemonte region in northwestern Italy, from which it takes its name. This robust and disease-resistant breed was in danger of extinction, but since 1999 the Verzuolo Professional Institute of Agriculture has begun its recovery. Today, the production of Piedmontese white hen meat is highly appreciated, thanks to the early development of these hens, which has made the meat very good and of high quality, due to extensive breeding and nutrition techniques. Bionda translates to blonde in English, so this is the "blonde" Piemonte hen Bionda Piemontese characteristics The Bionda Piemontese is a medium-sized breed with a black or blue tail. The earlobes vary from yellow to creamy white. The ridge is simpl...