30 March 2010
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Q.When is donald duck's birthday
A.Donald Duck's birthday is officially recognised as 9 Jun 1934, when he debuted in a cartoon called 'The Wise Little Hen', so his 50th was on 9 Jun 1984.
Q.Is there a recognised difference in taste or texture between caged hen eggs and free range?
A.Yes, free range chickens are fitter & stronger, & therefore produce thicker-shelled eggs with a denser texture than battery eggs. They taste better too.
Q.How many breeds of hens do we have in the uk.
A.There are 62 recognised breeds of hens (chickens) in the UK. Egg farmers use 1 of a few standard breeds, but small producers often have rarer breeds.
Q.What is the diffrence between morre hens and coots?
A.Moorhens are close relatives of coots. They seem nervous and are nicknamed 'skitty coots'. They can be recognised by the red patch on their head.