Brown Leghorn

$2.25$3.75

Brown Leghorn chickens are very athletic, mature early, are hardy, non-sitters and lay very nice large/X large white eggs.  Leghorns are good layers of white eggs, laying an average of 280 per year and sometimes reaching 300–320.  They have a good feed-to-egg conversion ratio.  This chicken breed is great for free range chicken farming or organic free range chicken eggs. Leghorns rarely exhibit broodiness and are thus well suited for uninterrupted egg laying. The Leghorn is a light breed that matures quickly and is not considered a viable meat producer.  Leghorns are active and efficient foragers and are one of the best for free range chickens that can avoid predators.  They typically avoid human contact and tend to be nervous and flighty.

Approx. 260-300 Lg Brown Eggs/Yr | Mature WT: Males 6# & Females 4 1/2# 

Available February – September

Orders ship USPS Priority Mail on day of hatch!

(Minimum 3 Each Sex)

Amount Female St Run Male
3+ $3.75 $2.85 $2.25
6+ $3.55 $2.70 $2.15
15+ $3.35 $2.55 $2.00
25+ $3.25 $2.45 $1.90
50+ $3.15 $2.35 $1.80
100+ $3.05 $2.25 $1.70

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Brown Leghorn chickens are very athletic, mature early, are hardy, non-sitters and lay very nice large/X large white eggs.  Leghorns are good layers of white eggs, laying an average of 280 per year and sometimes reaching 300–320.  They have a good feed-to-egg conversion ratio.  This chicken breed is great for free range chicken farming or organic free range chicken eggs. Leghorns rarely exhibit broodiness and are thus well suited for uninterrupted egg laying. The Leghorn is a light breed that matures quickly and is not considered a viable meat producer.  Leghorns are active and efficient foragers and are one of the best for free range chickens that can avoid predators.  They typically avoid human contact and tend to be nervous and flighty. The Brown Leghorn chicken breed is one of many great heritage chicken breeds we have for sale.

Approx. 260-300 Lg Brown Eggs/Yr | Mature WT: Males 6# & Females 4 1/2# 

  • Poultry Show Class: Mediterranean Class
  • Weights: Hen ——-4 1/2 lbs    Rooster—-6 lb
  • Purpose and Type:  Egg Laying; Production
  • Color of Egg Shell: White
  • Egg Production: 260-300 eggs per year
  • Egg Size: Medium-Large
  • Temperament: Very Active
  • Gender Accuracy: 80-85%
  • Fertility Percentage: 60-75%
  • Broody: Non Setter
  • Mating Ratio: 12 Females to 1 Male
  • Roost Height: 4 to 8 feet
  • Country of Origin: Italy
  • APA: Yes, Recognized by American Standard of Perfection in 1874.
  • ALBC: Recovery chicken breed status, Considered a sustainable heritage chicken breed

Available February – September

Orders ship USPS Priority Mail on day of hatch!

(Minimum 3 Each Sex)

 Quantity Discount will appear in your cart!

PLEASE REVIEW MINIMUM ORDER RULES & QUANTITIES BELOW

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There is a small order fee ($35.00) charged for orders of only 3-14 poultry. 

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Sex

Male, Straight Run, Female

Desired Hatch Week

FEBRUARY 3, 2020, FEBRUARY 10, 2020, FEBRUARY 17, 2020, FEBRUARY 24, 2020, MARCH 2, 2020, MARCH 9, 2020, MARCH 16, 2020, MARCH 23, 2020, MARCH 30, 2020, APRIL 6, 2020, APRIL 13, 2020, APRIL 20, 2020, APRIL 27, 2020, MAY 4, 2020, MAY 11, 2020, MAY 18, 2020, MAY 25, 2020, JUNE 1, 2020, JUNE 8, 2020, JUNE 15, 2020, JUNE 22, 2020, JUNE 29, 2020, JULY 6, 2020, JULY 13, 2020, JULY 20, 2020, JULY 27, 2020, AUGUST 3, 2020, AUGUST 10, 2020, AUGUST 17, 2020, AUGUST 24, 2020, AUGUST 31, 2020, SEPTEMBER 7, 2020, SEPTEMBER 14, 2020, SEPTEMBER 21, 2020, SEPTEMBER 28, 2020