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Silkies - Show quality lines and variety of colors! Great for 4-H!

Name: Silkies - Show quality lines and variety of colors! Great for 4-H!
Description: DAY OLD CHICKS

We are taking prepaid orders for chicks to hatch in the spring.

***Day old Silkie chicks are $10/chick.
Prices increase as they get older.
All chicks sell as straight run.

Pick up at the farm.


HATCHING EGGS

Silkie Hatching eggs --- $60/dozen. They will be mixed with all colors listed.


IMPORTANT: We do not, under any circumstance, guarantee that your eggs will hatch! Many factors beyond our control may contribute to incubation success or failure.
Info: Our little fluffy silk balls are wonderful little chickens to have around. They make for some amusing entertainment. They are great for kids to have as pets and to show in 4-H.

The Silkie is a breed of chicken named for its atypically fluffy plumage, which is said to feel like silk. The breed has several other unusual qualities, such as black skin and bones, blue earlobes, and five toes on each foot, whereas most chickens only have four. They are often exhibited in poultry shows, and appear in various colors.

In addition to their distinctive physical characteristics, Silkies are well known for their calm, friendly temperament. Among the most docile of poultry, Silkies are considered an ideal pet. Hens are also exceptionally broody, and make good mothers. Though they are fair layers themselves, laying about three eggs a week, they are commonly used to hatch eggs from other breeds and bird species.

We have a beautiful variety of colors including: Black, white, blue, lavender and partridge.

Our painted Silkies are listed on another page.
 
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