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 (158) Baheij

1. General Breed Information

Species: 

Chicken

Breed Name/Variety/Ecotype :

Baheij

Breed/Variety/Ecotype Origin :

"Baheij" is a breed of chickens which has been developed in Borg-El-Arab Poultry Research Station, Matrouh. It was named after "Baheij", the nearest village to Borg-El-Arab. The Silver Montazah and Alexandria were utilized as base population, when developing this breed. (Taha.H.Mahmoud et al, 1974)