Behavior: Friendly, Calm & Very Docile
Egg Information: Large Sized Brown Eggs
Color: Hens: Gray with Black penciling
Weight: Hens: 9 pounds / Rooster: 12 pounds
Brahmas have a good temperament, originating from India they are extremely hardy chickens even during the months of winter. They are a favorite of many who have kids because of their tolerance and willingness to be handled (if introduced at a early age). They are recognized by the APA in three varieties Light, Dark, and Buff with hens weighing an average 9 pounds and roosters weighing at 12 pounds. Brahmas are usually well known for laying up to 260 eggs per year , make great showcase birds and are great foragers for the yard and garden.
Dark Brahma Hen