Rhode Island Reds were first recognized by the APA in 1904. These single comb beauties are a great addition to any backyard enthusiast at an very affordable price! All of our broodstock came from award winning exhibition quality flocks. We take great pride in our Rhode Island Reds and have loved working with this breed. Very docile hearty birds of large sized brown eggs. Roosters will typically weigh in at 8.5 pounds hens at 7.5 pounds making this breed a very nice sized bird. Rhode Island Reds are known for being excellent dual purpose birds. Egg production on this breed is typically around 175 eggs per year! If you are looking to add some diversity to your flock then look no further!