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Easter Egger Standard Day-Old Chicken

$4.10
Availability:
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Min Order:
3-3-1
Variant Prices:
$4.10-$4.85-$3.65
Breed:
Easter Egger
Status:
Good
APA Recognized:
No
Weight:
Roosters 6.5 lbs | Hens 5.5 lbs
Purpose:
Egg
Egg Color:
Light brown, blue, green, pink
Egg Production:
Good, 200-280 eggs per year
Egg Size:
Large
Temperament:
Friendly, Personable
Broody:
Yes
Origin:
United States

Product Overview

Grow your own Easter eggs! Original Araucana chickens originated in South America in Chile. They are of different pure colors, tailless, and have a tuft near their ears. Their cousins, the Ameraucana; have a tail , a full beard, and are also of pure color types. Easter eggers are a bit different as they have a full beard under their beak rather than a tuft and they do have a tail. Breed produces a wide variety of feather colors.

Hens lay shades of blue, green, and brownish-pink eggs…………..you don’t even need the dye kit! Dual purposed bird known for its unique colored egg production and distinct, delicious meat with a quail like similarity. Beautiful addition to your backyard or for any pen or coop. Also a good free range bird. Beautiful ornamental bird with excellent show quality. 

Why do we dye Easter eggs? Across the world dying eggs represents stories about resurrection and rebirth and a new beginning. Hens of this breed weigh in at 5.5 pounds and roosters at 6.5 pounds. One of our fine fancy chickens for sale at Valley Hatchery.                                                                                      

You can also get the Mini Me version of this adorable and fancy layer, the Easter Egger Bantam.