Feral hybrids may lead to stronger chickens

Feral hybrids may lead to stronger chickens

MICHIGAN State University researcher Eben Gering is collaborating with a team to study the ancestry of the feral chicken population that has overrun Kauai, Hawaii.

Their results, published in the current issue of Molecular Ecology, may aid efforts to curtail the damage of invasive species in the future and help improve domesticated chicken breeds.

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