Townline Hatchery Rhode Island Red Chicks


*Live Chickens are not available for local delivery. This is for pickup only.*

How Local Delivery Works:

Order it online and we will deliver it within 1-5 business days. Order more than $99 and receive FREE 1-5 Day Local Delivery. See more details*

Local Delivery Schedule:

Tue: Newaygo, Mescosta, Montcalm Counties.
Wed: Oceana, Mason, Lake, Manistee Counties.
Thurs: Muskegon, Ottawa, Kent, Counties.
*Orders must be placed by Noon the day before delivery date. Call for special requests.

How Bulk Delivery Works:

We offer feed bulk delivery service. If you can feed it to livestock, we can delivery it bulk. Order via Text, Call, Email. Minimum delivery 3-Ton Bulk. See more details*

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A popular and familiar breed for many, the Rhode Island Reds are a dependable choice for brown egg layers. Their rusty red coloring makes them very attractive while their large body size makes them a great all-purpose bird for your flock!

This breed has been popular for a very long time and is even the state bird of Rhode Island in which it was developed. Known for their hardiness and egg laying ability, they also get to be a large bird and mature fairly early. Due to their prolific and dependable egg laying ability, the Rhode Island Reds are used in many hybrid breeds found today.


Males – 7.5 to 8.5lbs, Females – 5.5 to 7lbs


19 weeks

Egg Production

200-280 eggs annually

Egg Type

Large brown eggs


Very hardy breed, great for any climate.


Cockerels can be aggressive.

Breed Info

Heritage breed, AKA: Buckeye