French Black Copper Marans are the quintessential dark egg layer. They are broad, stand tall and just as their name suggests – black and copper. They are fair layers of medium-large eggs ranging in color from caramel to chocolate. Black Copper Marans are an active feather legged breed that loves to forage.
Note: Between April 1st and October 1st, Mt. Healthy Hatcheries has a minimum shipping requirement of 3 birds (instead of the usual 10). If you order 3 chicks to ship outside of April 1st - October 1st, the order may be delayed or shipped with cockerels for warmth, as decided by Mt. Healthy Hatcheries.
Black Copper Maran produces 170 Dark Brown eggs per year.
Chickens require a minimum quantity of 3 to ship, you may mix breeds of the same species.
Please understand every effort will be made to accommodate the ship date requested. If for some reason this is not possible you will be notified, and we will book for the next available date.