We are a small, family friendly farm located in Norco, CA striving to continue with the quality lineage of the French Black Copper Marans breeding line. All of our chicks are hand raised in our home and are guaranteed a good healthy start. We raise Black Copper French Marans paying attention to quality not quantity. Famed for their dark chocolate brown eggs, the Marans originate from France. They are rare and extremely popular dual purpose breed. They are fast growing and hardy.
Black Marans Chickens and Other Varieties Provide Beautiful Russet Brown Eggs Presented by: Greenfire Farms Breed: Marans chicken Origin: In Marans, France, about 240 miles southwest from Paris, and 100 miles from wine country, and according to the American Poultry Association, evolution of the Marans chicken is said to have begun as early as the 13 th century.
Wonderful, deep, dark, russet-brown - one cannot help but swoon over the rich hues of a Marans egg. Held up against an ordinary tan egg, which is so often imprecisely called "brown," the Marans egg quickly exposes the falsity of that description.
Amber Waves Raises Black Copper French Marans Bev Davis Breeding
If you’re raising chickens, whether for eggs or meat, you want your fowl to stay healthy. Healthy chickens need attention and care every day. The following, simple measures, taken daily, help to keep your[MORE…]