barred rock


Related to barred rock: Black chicken

barred rock

n.
Any of a variety of Plymouth Rock chickens having barred feathers.
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One of our Barred Rock hens even hatched out chicks this past early September in the coop, and she had them out free ranging a couple of days after hatching.
in Lindsborg, Kan and the driving force behind the resurgence of the American Bronze and other heirloom birds, including ducks, geese and the Barred Rock chicken.
He is ploughing some of the pounds 226million the two pocketed from the sale of their ice-cream business to Unilever into right-on soap group Barred Rock.
Co-owner Stuart Osha, a sixth-generation Vermont dairyman, is available to show off his farm's rare old breeds that range from Plymouth Barred Rock chickens and Horned Dorset sheep to Brown Swiss and Lineback cows.
Their basic, no holds barred rock, that makes Status Quo sound like the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, hasn't evolved noticeably since Lemmy left Hawkwind back in 1976 and perhaps that's part of their appeal.
After Ben & Jerry's was sold to Unilever, Cohen established The Barred Rock Fund, a $5 million non-profit social venture that invests in companies that offer quality entry-level jobs to people living in low-income communities.
It's a high energy, no-holds barred rock and roll singalong featuring dueling pianists that will have you and your friends roaring and remembering the words to favorite theme songs and jingles.
After the sale of Ben & Jerry's ice cream to Unilever, Ben & Jerry's co-founder Ben Cohen established The Barred Rock Fund, a $5 million non-profit venture fund to invest in for-profit companies that are creating high quality entry-level jobs that are accessible to people living in low-income communities.
We decided that the Barred Rock roosters were big enough to slaughter--and louder than we could deal with here in the suburbs.
The acquisition was made by The Barred Rock Fund, a $5 million non-profit social venture fund established by Ben Cohen following the sale of Ben & Jerry's to Unilever.
In September I built a chicken pen with coop and began raising eight hens, consisting of Barred Rock Rhode Island Reds and Aracauna, and I'm expecting them to start laying any day now.
Plymouth Rock, Wyandotte, Rhode Island Red and Barred Rock are some of the more common dual-purpose (both meat and eggs) breeds.