Animal Genetic Resources
International Livestock Research Institute
PO Box 5689, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
General Breed Information
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Breed/Variety/Ecotype Origin :
According to archaeologists the Naked Neck breed originated in Malaysia from where it spread all over the world. It is therefore possible that Dutch East India Campany introduced Naked necks in th 17th century.