Orpington (black)

Orpington (black)

Orpington (black)

Name Orpington (black)
Classification Heavy breed English
Origin Orpingtons are a very old breed originating in Orpington  Britain. Bred by Mr William Cook in 1886.
Nature Very quiet and friendly Orpingtons make great family pets and love to be cuddled.They go broody and make very good mothers.
Size Heavy
Weight Female  2.6-2.8 kg, Male 4-4.6 kg
Productivity Approximately 230-250 eggs per year
Egg Colour Light brown eggs
Use Meat and egg laying