Chocolate Orpington, female chicks
Pre-order and pick-up at the Farm Shop on your arrival date.
The Chocolate Orpington is a cross between a Chocolate Orpington male and a Black Orpington female. The pullets are a rich chocolate brown color. This cross combines the beautiful chocolate color of the Orpington with the superb laying capabilities of the Australorp. These birds make a great dual-purpose bird for any flock as they combine unique plumage color and high egg production with a well-fleshed carcass. This cross also has a docile temperament much like both of its parent breeds. Only pullets are available.
Production: 200 Medium Brown Eggs/Year
Temperament: Docile, Friendly, Calm, Gentle
Mature Weight: 8-9 lbs.
Hardiness: Cold and Heat Hardy
Comb Type: Single Comb
Purchase online and pick up in our Downtown Mesa Farm Shop.
Pre-ordered chicks must be picked up with in 2 days of arrival.