The Asil or Aseel is a breed of chicken originating from South Punjab / Sindh area of Pakistan especially an area called Hazro. It has also been famous the outskirts of Indian states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil nadu. Fowl are found throughout Southeast Asia, such as Shamo and Thai Game. The breed is generally unstandardised in South Asia and India, but popularity has increased in the western world in recent times with the breed standardised in the British Australia and American standards
Giriraja is a breed of chicken developed by Karnataka Veterinary, Animal, and Fishery Sciences University in Bangalore, India. This breed is also called as Bonda Chicken,Giriraja females lay a large number of eggs, 130â€“150 per year, with each egg weighing 52â€“55 grams. The eggs have a good hatchability (80â€“85 per cent), and enable farmers to raise their own stock.
The turkey is a large bird in the genus Meleagris, which is native to the Americas. Males of both turkey species have a distinctive fleshy wattle or protuberance that hangs from the top of the beak (called a snood). They are among the largest birds in their ranges. As in many galliformes, the male is larger and much more colorful than the female
A high-productive poultry bird called the Satpuda Desi, suitable for rearing in harsh agro-climatic regions. The note documents how backyard and small-scale poultry rearing can be supported through private initiatives, including private hatcheries, provided appropriate policy and institutional conditions are in place.This initiative has benefitted over 40,000 rural households in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra.
Quail rearing is newly beginning in Maharashtra State. By rearing of Japanese quail & sale of their products causes economic enlistment of farmer . For rearing of japnese quail dept of Environment and Forest mantaralya of Central Govt. and State Govt. had sanctioned but forest Dept should take care that in the name of japnese quail forest quail should not be used for meat production.
The Kadaknath is an Indian breed of chicken local to the Madhya Pradesh area, where it is known as "Kali masi" ("fowl having black flesh").The Kadaknath is popular mainly for its adaptability, and the good-tasting black meat,which is believed to infuse vigor.Its color stems from the deposition of melanin pigment.The birds are completely black: black plumage with a greenish iridescence, black legs and toe nails, black beak and tongue, black comb and wattles, black meat and bones and even dark organs