This Hatchery Choice Rare assortment is based on availability on your hatch day from any Rare Breed we offer. This assortment will not include any bantams or standard laying breeds. Breeds that could be included in this assortment: Barnevelder, Blue Andalusian, Blue Laced Red Wyandotte, Buff Brahma, Cochin, Columbian Wyandotte, Cuckoo Marans, Dark Brahma, Dominique, French Black Copper Marans, French Cuckoo Marans, French Wheaten Marans, Lavender Orpington, Light Brahma, Midnight Majesty Marans, Olive Egger, Prairie Bluebell Egger, Salmon Faverolle, Sapphire Olive Egger, Silver Lakenvelder, Speckled Sussex, Starlight Green Egger, and Welsummer. Breed characteristics will vary but can range from docile to active, many breeds can be broody, while some will not be, most will bear confinement well and all are good foragers. Please see individual breeds for specific characteristics and traits.
- Bird Purpose: Assorted breeds add variety to your flock and egg basket, Eggs
- Egg Production Rate: Females ONLY; Approximately 110-265 Eggs/Year
- Egg Color: Brown, White, Olive, Blue, Dark Brown
- Egg Size: Medium to Large
- Bird Characteristics: Varies by breed, Docile, Can include flighty or nervous, Some may be broody, Active foragers, Most tolerate confinement
- Mature Weight: Varies 5-7 lb.
- Package Quantity: 10 baby chicks