The Hatchery at Heritage Stone Farm

Specializing in heritage rare breed chickens, turkeys and geese

See below list for availabilities - See our online store to purchase available hatching eggs (email if you'd like to arrange local pickup)

Chanteclers

The only Canadian breed of chicken - Chanteclers have no wattles and a small button comb. These chickens are incredibly cold hardy. Chanties lay light brown eggs year round. We specialize in the Partridge and Buff varieties.

General Availability in the US - Rare

Livestock Conservancy Listing - Watch

2022 limited availability for chicks and hatching eggs (Buff only)

2023 Taking reservations for chicks, hatching eggs and young stock (Both varieties)

Deathlayers

Named because of their prolific laying ability the Deathlayer chicken is from Germany, known there as Westfalische Totleger. Hens typically lay an egg a day their entire life. We specialize in the silver and lemon variety.

General Availability in the US - Rare

Livestock Conservancy Listing - Not currently recognized

2022 limited availability for chicks and hatching eggs

2023 Taking reservations for chicks, hatching eggs and young stock

Hedemoras

The Hedemora is one of the oldest breeds of chickens, over 500 years old first developed in Sweden. Hedemora are extremely cold hardy and come in wooly varieties. We have both the normal and wooly feathered varieties.

General Availability in the US - Rare

Livestock Conservancy Listing - Not currently recognized

2022 Unavailable

2023 Taking reservations for chicks, hatching eggs and young stock

Icelandics

The Icelandic chickens originated with Icelandic settlements in the tenth century by the Norse. This threatened landrace breed is know to be hardy in harsh conditions with excellent egg production even in the winter.

General Availability in the US - Rare

Livestock Conservancy Listing - Threatened

2022 Unavailable

2023 Taking reservations for chicks, hatching eggs and young stock

The Egg Layers

We also maintain a small flock of chickens exclusively for egg production for local sale. These include Crevecoeurs, Prairie Bluebell Eggers, Blue Splash Ameracaunas, Olive Eggers, Deathlayers, Barnevelders, Black Copper Marans, and Salmon Faverolles

Yokohamas

Listed as critical with the livestock conservancy this elegant ornamental bird is known for its impressive plumage with tails that can reach up to three feet. We have both the red shoulder and silver duckwing varieties.

General Availability in the US - Rare

Livestock Conservancy Listing - Critical

2022 Unavailable (Both varieties)

2023 Taking reservations for chicks, hatching eggs and young stock (Silver Duckwing Only)

Sebastopol Geese

Specializing in coloured varieties including splash and grey.

General Availability in the US - Uncommon

Livestock Conservancy Listing - Threatened

2022 Sold out for the season

2023 Taking reservations for goslings and young stock

Bourbon Red Turkeys

The Bourbon Red turkey is named for Bourbon County in Kentucky’s Bluegrass region where it originated in the late 1800s. Bourbons are listed on the watch list.

General Availability in the US - Common

Livestock Conservancy Listing - Watch

2022 Sold out for the season

2023 Taking reservations for chicks, hatching eggs, and young stock

Contact us

Interested in one of our breeds? Send us a message!

info@heritagestonefarm.com