Grain & Feed
2315 2nd Ave North
Anoka, MN 55303
Phone: 763 421-3160
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Black Australorp Chicken Breed Information and Chicken Facts
Black Australorp Chicken Breed Information:
The Black Australorp chicken in Australia, was bred for egg production but are good for meat also, and known for their shiny rich black feathering. Recognized by the American Standard of Perfection as a distinct breed of poultry in 1929 and makes an excellent winter laying hen.
NOTE: The Black Australorp chicks will have a few white feathers in growing or juvenile stage. By 6 months of age all the adult feathering will be in full plumage and all feathers will be black.