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AV Bird Hatchery

Black Australorp CHICKS (FREE SHIPPING)

Regular price $3.79 USD
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Description
Type: Standard Chicks
Origin: English
Purpose: Dual
Availability: Year Round
Comb Type: Single
Egg Color: Brown
Egg Size: Large
Rate of Lay: 260/Year
Broodiness: Yes
Temperament: Docile
Leg Style: Clean
Heat Tolerance: Not Especially
Cold Tolerance: Hardy
Mature Male Weight: 8.5 lbs
Mature Female Weight: 6.5 lbs

 

The Australorp is a chicken breed of Australian origin, developed as a utility breed with a focus on egg laying and is famous for laying more than 300 eggs. It achieved world-wide popularity in the 1920s after the breed broke numerous world records for number of eggs laid and has been a popular breed in the western world since. It is one of eight poultry breeds created in Australia and recognized by the Australian Poultry Standards. The most popular color of the breed is black, which is the only color recognized in the United States of America.

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