We stock all the most popular varieties of hybrid poultry, perfect for first time owners or the long term enthusiast! We believe our prices are the best on the market at £13 each! And we don't sacrifice the quality of our birds! Our birds are Fully vaccinated and sold at Point of Lay. You should have eggs within days!
At Birchfield Poultry, we offer all our pure breeds at very competitive price from £15 at point of lay, We do sell from off heat (unsexed) up to 15 weeks old at various prices. The breeds you see on our page are year round stock, We do stock plenty of other breeds of Poultry so if you can not see what you are looking for give us a call anyway. We are local to Sheffield, Rotherham and Barnsley.
The main reason Rhode Island Reds are so popular is their excellent egg production. A single hen can lay between 260-280 eggs in a year. This breed is also popular for the size of their eggs, as they produce large brown eggs.
A stately, impressive-looking, old English heritage breed which copes well in the cold They have a kind and curious disposition - a very family-friendly choice
A reliable layer of large, prettily tinted light brown eggs
Good forager, so makes a "thrifty" hen
The Light Sussex Hen will lay around 260/280 eggs per year, and rarely goes broody
Large Fowl Brahma are the giants of the chicken world, one of the biggest breeds going, reaching as much as 6kg! Fortunately, the term 'gentle giants' apply to this breed and they are a really docile, sweet-natured breed, tending to be easily tamed and good around children
The Booted Bantam or Dutch Booted Bantam is a European breed. It is characterised by abundant feathering on the feet and shanks, which gives it a "booted" appearance, They lay between 120/180 eggs per year and are fantastic broody hens.
The Silkie is a breed of chicken named for its atypically fluffy plumage, which is said to feel like silk and satin. 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. The Silkie is a sitting machine and spend more time going broody than they do laying eggs, So if you're looking for the ultimate living incubator, Look no further!
Female Golden Pheasants lay around 8 – 12 eggs in April. Incubation time is around 22 – 23 days. The chicks fledge after 12 – 14 days. Males acquire their bright colours during their second year of life but are sexually mature in their first year. The life span of a Golden Pheasant is 5 – 6 years.
Our waterfowl can be sold from from 4 weeks old (unsexed) or at Point of Lay, Prices change dependent on age so please contact us for more information
The male Muscovy Duck is the largest duck in North America, but the female is only half his size. After laying 8–15 eggs, she does all of the nest defense and raises the ducklings (which have sharp claws and hooked bills to climb out of the nest)
Uses: Utility – meat.
Eggs: 10 to 30 white eggs per year
Origin: Northern Germany.
Weight: Gander: 12 – 15 Kg.
Goose: 10 – 13 Kg.
Useful to Know: Embden Geese are one of the main breeds used in commercial Goose production.
Indian runner ducks are native to Southeast Asia but have long been domesticated and now exist in many parts of the world. With an upright carriage and bottle-shaped body, the Indian runner duck is one of the world's most identifiable duck breeds.
A hen can lay up to 180 eggs in one year. Incubation: 28 days.