The double-laced partridge pattern of the rare breed Barnevelder is truly a sight to behold. This showy bird is a beautiful bronze on iridescent greenish-black lacing on reddish-brown colored feathers.The Barnevelder is a dutch breed, developed around 200 years ago in the town of Barneveld, Holland. They are known for their hardiness and for being good layers of dark brown eggs. They were bred to lay well, even in the long damp Northern European winters. Barnevelders are very rare in the United States which makes them quite desirable and highly sought after. They are slow to mature but make a good dual purpose breed.Average mature weight: Roosters 7 lbs., Hens 6 lbs.
Started Barnevelder Pullet
Started chicks will be available for pickup on Saturday the week they are booked. Any order not picked up on their pickup date will not be held for a longer period of time and will be considered abandoned. NO EXCEPTIONS! Because of the perishable nature of the product, we can not issue a refund for orders that are abandoned.
You will be notified by email the week of pickup to verify that the chicks are available along with available pick up times and location. If chicks are not available, we will email/make effort to contact you.
Please Note: Every effort will be made to ensure chicks are ready to be picked up as expected.