Tuesday, April 25, 2006

British Columbia family breeds unique Easter Island chickens

Taste in chicken has changed over the years
by NEIL HORNER New Reporter
(Photograph by Neil Horner)
Parksville Qualicum Beach News
April 25, 2006
Wayne and Dawn Osborne operate Omega Blue Farms in the Spider Lake area of British Columbia, where their focus is on heritage breeds of chickens and other poultry. Among Omega Blue’s different breeds, is one descended from Easter Island stock which is “about as genetically different as could be possible,” lays blue eggs, and may “offer something unique for disease resistance down the road."

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