We vaccinate according to commercial and organic set stands. It is standard practice for the hatcher to laser-beak trim all hens. This is a practice for hens going into a commercial setting, is painless for the hens, and does not impact their health or productivity.
Meet our Famous, Top-Selling Laying Hens. The Farmstead Brown is known to be docile, hardy, and extremely easy to work with, making them an excellent first-time chicken owner breed of choice. These beautiful birds are raised in a free-range environment (not in cages) and provided the best hand-raised care. They are known for their prolific laying and do well in backyard flocks, pastured, and egg operations. The Farmstead Brown lays excellent quality, beautiful brown-shelled eggs, with a lay rate of up to 300/yr.
At pick-up hens are just starting to lay, after a brief adjustment period of a few weeks to your farm, with proper care and quality feed, they will lay your family or customers lots of beautiful brown eggs.