The Buff Orpington was established in the late 1800's in England. The breed is known for their beautiful "gold" color. This large breed has a calm disposition and have quickly become one of the most popular breeds in the United States. They are excellent layers, as well as meat birds. The Buff Orpington are also good setters and mothers. They are a great cold weather breed, hearty to cold weather.
Adult Sizes: Male approximately 10 lbs Female approximately 8 lbs Class Heavy
Egg Production: up to 190 eggs/ year Egg Size: Large Egg Color: Brown