An old breed and a mainstay in our breeding program. The astounding same answer why any one keeps the breed is that they are fun to keep. We still use our original flock that we started with, along with newly added birds each year. Layers of white tinted medium eggs. You can expect to receive approx. 250 eggs per year. This ancient rare breed is considered a landrace breed. A colorful breed that variance in appearance. They can also handle a wide range of extreme temperature. Hens can go broody and make excellent mothers. They prefer to free range. Icelandic's are docile friendly birds. We have crested and non crested in our stock.
Húsatóftir and Hlésey bloodlines.