Our Delaware overhatched chicks are available beginning on Wednesday's of each week during hatch season FOR PICK UP ONLY.
Please see our Delaware Breed Page for more information on this breed.
Type: Large Fowl
- Layer of large/Xl-arge, tan/peach colored eggs
- 180-260 eggs per year
- Begins to lay around 4-5 months of age
- Cold hardy
- Large in size when mature (hens weighing 6.5lbs, roosters weighing 8.5lbs)
- Excellent foragers
- Docile and very curious
- Dual-purpose: one of the original meat birds prior to the Cornish-cross