The Maran breed originates from a town called Marans, France. It is a very winter hardy breed with a docile temperament. This breed is known to be more athletic and taking to foraging and free ranging more often than other breeds. The Black Maran lays a lighter brown egg, unlike the Black Copper Maran that lays a very dark brown egg. These tough birds make a great addition to any backyard flock. APPROX. 200 MEDIUM EGGS/YEAR | EGG COLOR: BROWN | MATURE WT: MALE 6 LBS. FEMALE 4.5 LBS.
***The total number of chicks in your cart must be 15 chicks (any breed). If 15 chicks (any breed) are not purchased at 1 time, your order will be cancelled. You cannot mix with turkeys, ducks or geese.