Black Sex Link chickens are an excellent brown egg layer. This variety was developed by crossing a Rhode Island Red male with a Barred Rock female. This breed line is a proprietary cross, intended for high production egg laying. This bird is also known for its cold hardiness and gentle disposition. If you are looking for a brown egg layer, with a different color pattern than that of our brown high production egg layers, consider our Black Sex Link.
- Laying Ability: 300 Large Brown eggs per year,
- Temperament: Friendly, a bit skiddish, males tend to be more aggressive
- Best Purpose: Dual – can be utilized for eggs laying and meat
- Broody: No
- Environment: Very Hardy, good foragers
- Weight: Cockerel 8 lbs, Pullet 6 lbs
Available May – June
Orders ship USPS Priority Mail on day of hatch!
(Minimum 25 Chicks)