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Jumbo Cornish Cross Chicks

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Num. Birds 1-24 25-49 50-99 100-199 200-499 500+
Price per Bird $3.09 $2.79 $1.69 $1.41 $1.32 Call for Quote
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Price: $3.09
Breed Specific Minimum: 5

Availability: Available to Ship in 1-3 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.
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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: 56 Write a review.

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chicks July 27, 2015
Reviewer: Bray Anderson from North Berwick, ME United States  
Chicks were delivered in a very timely fashion and all communication was excellent.

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Shipping experience July 17, 2015
Reviewer: John Britton from Bend, OR United States  
All the chicks arrived less than 24 hours after they were shipped.  Everyone was healthy and alert.

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Awesome experience! July 15, 2015
Reviewer: Miguel Cruz from Brockton, MA United States  
First time ordering from this company, and was a little hesitant at first, but decided to order my Broilers and BBW Turkeys anyways. All I can say is, what a great experience! All birds were healthy and shipping crate was packed tight. This company has just gained a loyal customer.

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Cornish Cross June 25, 2015
Reviewer: Dianna Jenkins from Fisherville, KY United States  
All arrived alive and in great shape. No losses.

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Fast growers June 11, 2015
Reviewer: Bridget Tapia from Albuquerque, NM United States  
I lost 2 right away. But all the others are growing quick and looking very healthy.

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