Chicken - Silkies

Breed: Bantam Breed - Assorted Colors

Lifespan: 7-9 years

Size: Hen: 1.5-2lbs, Rooster: 2-3lbs

Purpose: Egg Layer & Ornamental

Egg Color: Cream to tinted

Productivity: 100-120 eggs per year

Broody: Yes

Confinement: Tolerates Well

Personality: Sweet, calm, friendly

Notes: Minimum coop space: 4 sq ft. *A broody hen is a hen which wants their eggs to hatch. She will sit on top of her eggs all day long in attempt to hatch them.