Moyer’s brown egg layer is a hybrid cross between a White Rock egg-layer type female and a Rhode Island Red male. Sustained production with months over 90% is normal. This layer produces up to 300 eggs by 72 weeks of age on 3 pounds of feed per dozen eggs produced. The mature layer weighs 4.5 pounds and is very docile and durable during cold winter months. This breed is the ideal layer for small family farms as well as large commercial operations.
- Breed: Hybrid Cross (White Rock & Rhode Island Red)
- Weight: 4.5 lbs.
- Bird Color: Red/Brown
- Purpose: Production of brown eggs
- Egg Production: 300 eggs
- Egg Shell Color: Brown
- Free-Range: Yes
- Weeks to Maturity: 17 weeks