These birds are 12 weeks old. The will come into lay at around 18 weeks old.
They are currently free range outside & being fed grower pellets [ buy here ].
Price of a point of lay is £25. Younger birds will be at a lower price.
A lovely old fashioned style bird, white with black markings around her neck and tail. She lays brown eggs.
The Sussex will lay up to 260 eggs in her first year.
Our birds are free range on grass and are vaccinated.
Please note, live birds cannot be mail-ordered, posted or courier delivered and are collection only from Warwickshire. You can however use our "click & collect" service to aid compliance with social distancing.
We can supply carry boxes from recycled cardboard for you to take your new hens home in. Each box is suitable for 2 chickens.
About our breeders
The Sussex is produced for the Domestic Fowl Trust by one of only two rearers both of whom are established national companies, supplying a large variety of hybrid chickens. These chickens are reared to high standards, are fully vaccinated and have full traceability. Both companies are known for their healthy birds.