White Silkie

What is Chinese Silkie Chicken

The Silkies or Chinese Silkie Chicken is a very popular chicken breed in the Philippines especially for people who love raising chickens as pets. The price of Chinese Silke depends on what part of the country you are living in. In Luzon, the price for adult Silkies ranges from P800 to as high as P1,500 …

What is Jersey Giant Chicken

If we search Google for the biggest chicken breed, the majority of the sources would tell us that the biggest chicken breed is no other than Jersey Giant. The term “giant” alone would support this claim and in this article, we are going to learn more about the Jersey Giant breed. The History of Jersey …

L-Spec Injectable for Coryza and other Bacterial Infections

If you are raising chickens, knowing what medicine to use when bacteria strikes is a must. L-Spec injectable solution is one of the most common and highly-recommended injectable drugs for chickens that have severe respiratory infections like coryza. When the chicken’s face is swollen (pamamaga sa mukha ng manok), it’s called coryza and no amount …

paraoakan

What is Paraoakan Chicken

The Paraokan (or Parawakan) is a Philippine native chicken breed and is the largest among native breeds. There is no clear history on the origin of this chicken but in this article, we are going to explain the best we can. According to the Slow Food Foundation for Diversity, The Paraoakan chicken comes from Malaysia …

light sussex

What is Light Sussex Chicken

Light Sussex is one of the most beautiful chicken and is also popular in the Philippines. Not known to many though, not all Light Sussex in the Philippines are the same and in this article, we are going to explain everything so you can decide which one to buy. History and Origin of Sussex Chicken …

These 6 Chicken Breeds have Black Skin, Meat, and Bones

When we hear about black chicken with black skin, meat, and even bones, we normally think about Ayam Cemani – a rare and expensive chicken from Indonesia. But do you know that there are other chickens with black meat and bones? The level of blackness might differ and some of these chicken breeds might be …

buff-orpington

What is Buff Orpington Chicken

Buff Orpington is one of the most popular imported chicken breeds in the Philippines among free-range chicken growers and breeders and in this article, we are going to give you full details about this beautiful chicken. Buff is just one of the original colors of Orpington. The others are black, white blue, and splash. Buff …

black-australorp

What is Black Australorp Chicken

Black Australorp is one of the most popular imported chicken breeds in the Philippines and in this article we are going to clear some misunderstandings and misconceptions and give you details information all about the Black Australorp chicken breed. History and Origin Black Austyralorp is one controversial chicken breed due to its complex origin. The …

What is Tagalog, Native, and Bisaya Chicken

If you are in Luzon, you will always hear “Tagalog na manok”, in the Visayas especially in rural areas, you will be offered “Bisaya nga manok”, but in any case regardless of where you are, you can always ask for “native na manok”. These three terms are actually interchangeable but in this article, we are …