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North Holland Blue

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North Holland Blue

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North Holland Blue chicks (Noord-Hollandse Blauwe kuikens)

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North Holland Blue

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north holland blue (juveniles)

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North Holland Blue Meaning

The North Holland Blue, Dutch: 'Noord-Hollandse Blauwe' or Noord-Hollandse Hoen, is a Dutch breed of domestic chicken originating in the province of North Holland. It is a heavy meat breed, and was created to supply the high demand for white chicken meat from the city of Amsterdam, particularly from the Jewish community in that city.
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