Kadaknath Chicken Health Benefits


  • Kadaknath chicken meat is textured and flavoured.
  • This black meat has good medicinal values.
  • Kadaknath chicken breeds are adaptable to any kind of environment.
  • Kadaknath chicken meat and their eggs are sold for high price in the market.
  • This bird meat contains many kinds of amino acids, and vitamins.
  • This meat helps to increase blood cells and haemoglobin.
  • Kadaknath chicken is said to be aids in curing pulmonary problems.
  • The Kadaknath birds convert feed quickly into the meat (feed conversion ratio is high).
  • The Kadaknath chicken eggs are used to treat headaches, post delivery problems, asthma and nephritis.
  • Kadaknath chicken is said to be good for women health as well.
  • The tribal community in MP uses Kadaknath chicken blood in the treatment of chronic disease.
  • The Kadaknath chicken eggs are also have good nutrition values and good for old people.
  • Kadaknath black meat contains vitamins B1, B2, B6, B12, C and E, niacin, protein, fat, calcium, phosphorus, iron, and nicotinic acid
  • The Kadaknath breed is hardy and highly resistant for diseases.
  • Unlike broiler chicken, these can survive even on kitchen waste.
  • The best advantage is, these birds meat has more protein, less fat, and low cholesterol when compared to similar kind of poultry breeds.
  • Kadaknath chicken weighs about 1.5 Kg after growing 6 to 7 months.
  • Kadaknath is one of the rarest birds available in the world.
  • Commercial scale farming of Kadaknath chicken defiantly fetch good profits if proper marketing channel is established.
  • Some state governments like Madhya Pradesh, have incentive scheme for people who were interested in breeding the Kadaknath chicken.