Vorwerk Chickens

About Vorwerk ChickensAbout Vorwerk Chickens

Vorwerks, sometimes called Golden Lakenvelders, are a dual-purpose chicken from Germany, well suited for both meat and egg production. Vorwerk hens are good layers of cream-colored eggs, and produce approximately 170 a year. They are hardy and adaptable. Also they are alert and active, but not necessarily flighty.  

The are buff colored with a black head, neck, and tail. Vorwerks have a single comb, slate grey underfluff, and white earlobes.