Black Australorp hen standing proudBeautiful Black Australorp rooster, showing off his feathersDay old baby Black Australorp chicksBlack Australorps lay plenty of large brown eggs

Black Australorp

Product Code : BLAS



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Black Australorp Chicks

Black Australorp Chickens are a popular producer of large brown eggs and are known for their heat and cold hardiness and persistence in laying- especially in hot weather. They can lay up to 250 eggs annually and will lay into winter. When this breed was being developed, the breeders focused on utility and today this is what they are known for. Australorps mature early and are docile, quiet birds, which makes them great for handling and children. When mature, Australorps have glossy, all-black feathers that show a gorgeous green sheen. From the time these chicks hatch until they are full grown, their feathers have white tips. 

Great dual purpose choice. Average mature weight: rooster 8 1/2 lbs., hens 6 lbs.
Class: English
Origin: Australia
Comb Type: Single Comb
Egg Color: Brown
Egg Size: Large
Production: Excellent
Matures: Early
Bird Size: Heavy 6 - 8 1/2 lbs
Broody: Yes
Hardiness: Heat & Cold Hardy
Personality: Quiet, docile
Breed Availability

Oct 26, 2020

Female: 0
St. Run: 0
Male: 100+

Nov 2, 2020

Female: 0
St. Run: 0
Male: 100+