Dark CornishThe Dark Cornish used to be known abroad as the “Indian Game” and originated in Cornwall, England. Admitted to the American Standard of Perfection in 1893. They have thick, compact bodies and very close fitting body feathers. They usually weigh more than they look. The hens lay light brown eggs. The cockerels are an excellent meat bird with broad, deep breasts. A great breed for backyard enjoyment and natural colored eggs to eat. Several variety colors were admit- ted to the American Standard of Perfection in 1984, (Sustainable Heritage Chicken Breed).


  • Breed: English
  • Average Weight (lbs)
    • Hen: 8
    • Rooster: 10.5
  • Egg Color: brown
  • Avg Eggs Per Year: 150+
  • Bred for Egg Producing/Meat

Sku Pullet: 205759
Sku Straight Run: 54161