Month: April 2017

Scientists Develop Surrogate Hen to Protect Rare Breeds

Scientists Develop Surrogate Hen to Protect Rare Breeds

Scots Dumpy. Burmese Bantam. Cream Legbar. A chicken enthusiast might be able to identify these rare breeds, but not many people realize they could soon face extinction if people don’t intervene. Fortunately, this is where the scientists at Edinburgh’s Roslin Institute come in. In an innovative plan to preserve rare chicken breeds for future generations,… Read more »