Origin, diffusion and economic characteristics
English breed selected in the countryside of Ixworth in Suffolk. The Cornish breed contributed to its creation.
Beef breed with white skin. Mediocre producer of reddish shell eggs.
There is only the white coat variety.
Head with pea crest and red mumps.
wings adhering to the body. Heavy breed.
- Gauls 4.0 kg
- Hens 3.2 kg
Rooster and hen of the Ixworth breed
Ixworth (photo http://frenchchicks.webs.com)