Hatch Dates: February-August 2022
Minimum quantity: 5 (may be combined with any other broiler variety, to to meet minimum quantity of 10 broiler chicks)
The Aquila is a cousin to the Sagitta. This bird is mostly black with a small amount of Red tint in the feathers. This breed was founded and developed by Henry Saglio.
The males will be around 5 lbs in 12-13 weeks making the Cockerels perfect for the frying pan at an early age.
At 16 weeks the hens will be around 5-5.5 lbs live weight.
This is a hardy breed, well suited for pastured poultry producers. Give this black broiler a try! Available as Straight Run only.