Top 8 facts about chickens

1. There are an estimated 25 billion chickens in the world which is
3.5 for every human and is thought to be more than any other birds
species
2. In Gainesville, Georgia, the „poultry capital of the world”, it is
illegal to eat fried chicken in any way other than with your fingers.
3. In 2004, the chickens became the first bird to have its genome
sequenced
4. The only reference to chickens in the king James bible is in
Mathew 23:37, thought Luke 13:34
5. The only hen or chicken in the Old Testament is Hen, the son of
Zephaniah in Zachariah 6:14.
6. The average domestic laying hen lays 255 eggs per year.
7. The chicken dance (also known as the Birdie song) was composed
by according Werner Thomas of Davos, Switzerland around 1960.
8. It was number 2 in UK charts in 1981 and in 200 was voted “ most
annoying son of all time”,

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