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New Hampshire Red

Starting at: $2.50
First avail: Jan 23, 2018
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Cuckoo Maran

Starting at: $3.60
First avail: Jan 30, 2018
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Asian Black

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First avail: Jan 23, 2018
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Black Jersey Giant

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First avail: Jan 30, 2018
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Red Ranger

Starting at: $3.55
First avail: Jan 23, 2018
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Black Maran

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First avail: Jan 23, 2018
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Rainbow

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First avail: Feb 13, 2018
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Speckled Sussex

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First avail: Jan 30, 2018
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New Hampshire Red

Starting at: $2.50
First avail: Jan 23, 2018

The New Hampshire Red grows a bit faster than the Rhode Island Red and was an important broiler breed until the era of modern hybirds. The New Hampshire Red pullet sports light rusty red feathers and lays about 240 eggs each year. APPROX. 240 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR | EGG COLOR: BROWN | MATURE WT: MALE 6.5 LBS. FEMALE 6.5 LBS.

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Cuckoo Maran

Starting at: $3.60
First avail: Jan 30, 2018

The Maran breed originates from a town called Marans, France. It is a very winter hardy breed with a docile temperament. They tend to be more athletic, taking to foraging and free ranging more often than other breeds. Marans lay dark brown and dark speckled eggs. These tough birds make a great addition to any backyard flock. APPROX. 200 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR | EGG COLOR: BROWN | MATURE WT: MALE 6 LBS. FEMALE 4.5 LBS.

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Asian Black

Starting at: $2.50
First avail: Jan 23, 2018

The Asian Black is a slower growing bird. The males can reach market weight in 10 to 12 weeks, and the females take 15 weeks. It’s striking colors with a blue/green hue on the black and red feather pattern makes it a beautiful addition to any flock. It is a hardy bird that can adapt to many growing conditions. APPROX 250 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR |EGG COLOR: BROWN |MATURE WT: MALE 5 LBS. FEMALE 4 LBS.

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Black Jersey Giant

Starting at: $2.50
First avail: Jan 30, 2018

In the late 1800's New Jersey breeders created a chicken designed to rival the meatiness of the turkeys back then. The massive Black Jersey Giant was the result of merging the genetics of several large breeds. Later the White Jersey Giant was created. They grow slowly but eventually are a third larger than most other heavy breeds. It can take up to 9 months for this bird to fill out its meat proportions. APPROX 240 X-LARGE EGGS/YEAR |EGG COLOR: BROWN | MATURE WT: MALE 11 LBS. FEMALE 9 LBS.

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Red Ranger

Starting at: $3.55
First avail: Jan 23, 2018

The Red Ranger is a bird that doesn't need the speical care of the Cornish Cross yet produces a meaty body relatively quickly. They are the best bird for a small flock owner wanting fast growing meat birds that are relatively easy to raise. They will reach mature weight in approximately 12 weeks. APPROX. 175 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR| EGG COLOR: BROWN| MATURE WT: MALE 8-10 LBS. FEMALE 6-7 LBS.

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Black Maran

Starting at: $3.60
First avail: Jan 23, 2018

The Maran breed originates from a town called Marans, France. It is a very winter hardy breed with a docile temperament. This breed is known to be more athletic and taking to foraging and free ranging more often than other breeds. The Black Maran lays a lighter brown egg, unlike the Black Copper Maran that lays a very dark brown egg. These tough birds make a great addition to any backyard flock. APPROX. 200 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR | EGG COLOR: BROWN | MATURE WT: MALE 6 LBS. FEMALE 4.5 LBS.

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Rainbow

Starting at: $2.80
First avail: Feb 13, 2018

The Rainbow is a dual purpose bird that has one of the most unique feather color patterns you will ever see. It has every color you can imagine and no two birds look alike. The best part about this breed is that they make wonderful birds for small backyard flocks giving you the opportunity to butcher them or keep the hens for eggs! APPROX. 250 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR| EGG COLOR: BROWN |MATURE WT: MALE 6 LBS. FEMALE 5 LBS.

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Speckled Sussex

Starting at: $2.80
First avail: Jan 30, 2018

Speckled Sussex originated in England near AD 43, making them one of the oldest known breeds. The oldest and most common coloring is the speckled breed that has dark brown or mahogany colored feathers, and some black and blue feathers with white ends making the speckles show throughout their plumage.APPROX. 240 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR | EGG COLOR: CREAM | MATURE WT: MALE 9 LBS. FEMALE 7 LBS.

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