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Jumbo Cornish Cross Chicks

Hoover's Hatchery

Quantity Discount Levels
Total Number of Chicks 5-49 50-99 100-199 200+
Price per Bird $2.49 $1.99 $1.79 $1.49
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Price: $2.49
Breed Specific Minimum: 10

Availability: Usually Shipping in 2-4 Weeks

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Jumbo Cornish Cross Chicken

The Jumbo Cornish Cross, or Cornish Rock Cross took over the commercial chicken meat industry within the last fifty years and is an extensively developed cross between Cornish and White Rock Chickens. The Cornish Cross Broilers are so successful and popular because of their outstanding speed of growth and quality of meat. Males can reach up to 4.5 pounds after just 6 weeks and up to 9.5 after 11 weeks.

The hens are typically marketed as Cornish Game Hens and can reach up to 2.5 pounds around 5 weeks. It's recommended to harvest the hens around 3 pounds for the most tender broiler meat.

The Broiler Chickens, as they are also commonly referred to, have white feathers and yellow skin. They are also preferred for broiler birds because they lack the hair on the skin that is typical to many other breeds. This breed of chicken is bred specifically for its meat and due to its exceptionally fast growth its legs will not be able to healthily support its body after a certain point. It is also not recommended to breed this bird because keeping the bird healthy long enough to fully mature and breed properly is difficult, and the offspring of this breed will not create as successful of offspring.

Product Facts

Jumbo Cornish Cross Chicken Info

  • Adult Weight - Male: up to 10 pounds ; Female: up to 6 pounds
  • Color - White
  • Purpose - Meat
  • Egg Production - Fair
  • Egg Color - Brown
  • Country of Origin -America

Average Customer Review: 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 20 Write a review.

  0 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
Amazing! May 5, 2016
Reviewer: Nancy Dineen from Dayton, NV United States  
Great customer service. Healthy chicks arrive when usps does their job. Even with postal issues, eFowl makes problems right! Thank you!

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Cornish hens May 4, 2016
Reviewer: Jay Forbes from East Berlin, PA United States  
I am 110% satisfied with every part of purchasing birds from you.... outstanding in every area of the purchase!  I sincerely mean it!  I am 50 yrs old and I have never dealt with a more professional company than yours!  One word... OUTSTANDING!!!!  I WILL NOT DEAL WITH ANYONE ELSE!!  in today's world you get what you pay for.... with this company? You get more than you pay for!!!!!  Thank you!!  I will always buy from you!!!!   :)))))

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fast growing! April 12, 2016
Reviewer: Eric Carlson from Mendon, MA United States  
Chicks arrived on date and time they were supposed to and there were about 12 extras. We only had a few casualties. I honestly think it was due to the cold. But all are healthy and growing fast! Soon will be ordering ducklings from efowl.

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These guys are huge! April 11, 2016
Reviewer: dolores from hamden, NY United States  
These chicks are the plumpest fellows ever! They are already doubling in size and weight. The chicks arrived safely.

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Experience with E Fowl April 7, 2016
Reviewer: martyn griffin from woodford, VA United States  
This is the first time I have purchased from you but it definitely won't be the last. Arrived healthy and hungry. We ordered 60 and have 3 extra but unfortunately one was dead. But the remainder were great and in the week we have had them they have continued to do well. Thank you for your excellent service

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