Alva Island Farm    239-595-5057
 P.O. Box  688    Alva,  Fl   33920

 

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About Rhode Island Red Hens

The bird's feathers are rust-colored, but darker shades are known, including maroon bordering on black.  Their eyes are red orange and they have yellow feet and reddish brown beaks.  Chicks are light red to tan color with two dark brown bars running down their backs.  The roosters usually weigh in at 8.5 pounds and the pullets at 5.5.