At Valley Hatchery, we proudly present our Columbian Rock Standard Chicks, a distinguished variety within the Plymouth Rock family. These cherished birds are a sought-after breed, noted for their gentle demeanor and remarkable productivity.
Originating from the esteemed Plymouth Rock lineage, the Columbian Rock chicken gained recognition as a unique breed in 1910, under the American Standard of Perfection. These chickens are prolific layers, consistently delivering 200-250 sizable brown eggs annually. They exhibit a moderate size, with roosters typically weighing about 9.5lbs and hens around 7.5lbs.
Beyond their impressive egg-laying prowess, Columbian Rock Chickens are celebrated for their calm and nurturing nature. They frequently show broody behaviors, underscoring their excellent maternal qualities. This makes them an ideal choice for those looking to enrich their backyard flocks with dependable, affectionate birds.
Choose Columbian Rock Standard Chicks from Valley Hatchery for your backyard coop. Place your order and anticipate the arrival of these exceptional chickens at your local Post Office. Additionally, for those with smaller space requirements, we offer this delightful breed in a charming bantam size.