They have a quiet disposition, hens make excellent Mother's, and are one of the most broody. They are a great dual purpose breed and one of our favorites here on the farm.
Standard weights at maturity are: Roos-10lbs, Hens-8lbs
Colors: Blue, Black, Splash, Lavender, and Buff
These were hatched here out of Fancy Chicks lines and are excellent quality.
Day Old Chicks
Blue, Black, Splash ("blue" genes do not always breed true and as such you may receive a mix of blue, black, and splash chicks in your order.) * Currently in project stage will have chicks available shortly*
Buff $5 each
Lavender *currently in project stage. Will have chicks shortly*
Blue, Black, Splash *Currently in project stage. Will have eggs shortly*
Buff $2 each or $20 a dozen
Lavender *Currently in project stage. Will have chicks shortly*
2015 Show Results
Ochiltree County Fair:
Blue Orpington Cockerel 4H Favorite
Tri State Fair Texas:
Blue Orpington Cockerel 1st Place Best Variety Buff Orpington Cockerel 1st Place Best of Breed, Reserve Grand Champion Buff Orpington Cockerel 3rd Place