Country of Origin: Africa, Central African plains
Bird Size: Adult male – 3 to 3.5 lbs. Adult Hen – 3.5 lbs
Comb Type: Guineas have a helmet, commonly called the casque.
Primary Use: Triple Purpose
Egg Production: Seasonal (Can begin as early as 16 weeks.)
Egg Size: Medium (shell is small and shaped like a top)
Egg Color: Cream Speckled (Egg shell color varies depending on which hen lays it.)
Hardiness: All Temps (Winter hardy as long as they are not exposed to drafts or dampness)
Temperament: High Strung, Curious non-aggressive
Environment Type: Free Range
Livestock Conservation Status: N/a
ALBC Priority: N/a
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