Step right up and meet the magnificent White Jersey Giant, the pinnacle of poultry splendor and a marvel of the chicken world! Hailing from the serene farms of Valley Hatchery, these feathered giants are more than just birds; they’re a living statement of elegance and strength. Their dazzling white feathers shimmer like pearls, casting a silky glow that enchants all who gaze upon them.
Adaptability is their middle name! These Jersey Giants thrive equally in the nippy breezes of winter and the gentle warmth of summer, showcasing their hardy nature. Standing as gentle giants, they mingle harmoniously with your family pets and are a delight around children, adding a touch of farmyard magic to every household.
But wait, there’s more! These gentle giants are a delightful addition to your backyard. With their limited flying abilities, they are wonderfully easy to manage. Notably, these White Jersey Giants do tend to go broody, especially in the spring, making them excellent mothers and adding a heartwarming touch to your coop. Managing their brooding is simple and adds an interesting dynamic to your flock. Expect a generous supply of medium brown eggs, as each hen proudly contributes 180 to 260 eggs annually. The males, true to their giant status, can reach impressive weights of over 13 pounds, while the females maintain a graceful average of around 10 pounds.
Originating from the historic lands of Burlington County, New Jersey, in the 1880s, these White Jersey Giants have grown to become North America’s largest purebred chickens. Not just big in size, they’re big in heart and longevity, living an impressive 8 to 12 years, offering you years of companionship and joy. Recognized by the American Poultry Association, they stand proudly in the American Class, flaunting their willow-colored to nearly black legs and toes.
Imagine your delight as you watch these chicks transform from their smokey gray down to splendid all-white plumage, a testament to the marvels of nature. And let’s not forget, they’re excellent meat birds too, with their pure white feathers making them a dream to pluck.
Every chick from Valley Hatchery comes with our unwavering commitment to quality and a live arrival guarantee. Embrace the grandeur of the White Jersey Giant and let these tiny titans of the chicken world strut into your life with their majestic presence.
Learn more about this breed, watch this video by ‘Livestock Breeds’: