Lyonnaise

The head of a young Lyonnaise
Photo courtesy of Greenfire Farms

This fowl is from the Lyons region of France. It is a medium-sized bird, similar to a Hamburg, and is bred for its excellent meat (cocks weigh 2.5 kg, hens 1.5 kg). It is found in Black and has frizzled plumage normally. There is said to be a bantam form, also.


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Young Lyonnaise
Photos courtesy of Greenfire Farms

A non-Frizzled pair of Lyonnaise
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A Lyonnaise chick
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Greenfire Farms


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