The Rhode Island Red is a single comb, clean legged variety which originated in the U.S. This breed is known for being ideal for it's dual purpose qualities. Hardy in heat & cold, but comb subject to frostbite. Production quality, not for use in 4-H showing as they are bred for production not breed traits.
- Purpose - Dual
- Egg Production: 150-250 eggs per year
- Egg color - Excellent producer of large brown eggs.
- Temperment: Docile
- Weight: Female-6.5 lb. Male-8.5 lb.
We can offer no guarantee on hatching eggs. There are various factors involved in hatching eggs and while they frequently do well, we have no control over the handling of the eggs once they ship.