Rhode Island Red

$2.25$3.75

Rhode Island Red Chickens are a popular dual-purpose breed that is a familiar standby in many chicken coops.  As the name suggests, this breed was developed in Rhode Island.   This is the state’s official bird!  Rhode Island Red hens are calm and are among the best layers.  Hens can lay around 200-250 large brown eggs annually.   Hens are rarely broody, so you’ll have to find someone else to sit their eggs.  Roosters may become aggressive.  Males and females are lovely shades of deep mahogany red.  They are hardy in all climates, and are an excellent free range choice.

Approx. 240-280 Lg Brown Eggs/Yr | Mature WT: Males 8 1/2# & Females 6 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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There is a small order fee ($35.00) charged for orders of only 3-14 poultry.

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Rhode Island Red Chickens are a popular dual-purpose breed that is a familiar standby in many chicken coops.  As the name suggests, this breed was developed in Rhode Island.   This is the state’s official bird!  Rhode Island Red hens are calm and are among the best layers.  Hens can lay around 200-250 large brown eggs annually.   Hens are rarely broody, so you’ll have to find someone else to sit their eggs.  Roosters may become aggressive.  Males and females are lovely shades of deep mahogany red.  They are hardy in all climates, and are an excellent free range choice.
Approx. 240-280 Lg Brown Eggs/Yr | Mature WT: Males 8 1/2# & Females 6 1/2# 
  • Poultry Show Class: American Class
  • Weights: Hen—–6 1/2 lbs     Rooster——8 1/2 lbs
  • Purpose and Type: Primary production, Egg Laying & Pet/Secondary meat source
  • Color of Egg Shell: Brown
  • Egg Production: 240-280 eggs per year
  • Egg Size: Large
  • Temperament: Active
  • Gender Accuracy: 80-85%
  • Fertility Percentage: 65-80%
  • Broody: Variable
  • Mating Ratio: 10 Females to 1 Males
  • Roost Height: 2 to 4 feet
  • Country of Origin: United States, Rhode Island
  • APA: Yes, Recognized by the American Standard of Perfection
  • ALBC: Recovering 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

———->  Minimum Order Requirements  <———–

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

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