speckled-sussexThis chicken originated in the county of Sussex and is a very old English breed. The Speckled Sussex chicken was recognized as a distinct breed in 1914, Sustainable Heritage Chicken Breed). The Sussex is a very gentle and colorful bird. This variety of the Sussex breed makes for a good barnyard chicken and dual purpose for meat or egg production.


  • Breed: English
  • Average Weight (lbs)
    • Hen: 7
    • Rooster: 9
  • Egg Color: brown
  • Avg Eggs Per Year: 180-240
  • Bred for Egg Producing/Meat

Sku Pullet: 238581
Sku Straight Run: 99658