Box 507 - 4703 E. Cleveland Blvd. - Caldwell, Idaho 83606-0507
Phone 208.459.9088 - Fax 208.455.0665
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STANDARDS

We offer the following breeds in our standard size layers and dual purpose breeds: Rhode Island Red, Barred Plymouth Rock, Golden Sex-link, Black Sex-link, White Leghorn, Brown Leghorn, Buff Orpington, New Hampshire Red, Sagitta, Amber White, White Plymouth Rock, Black Australorp and Austra White.

Rhode Island Red

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.00 $1.90 $1.75 $1.60 N/A
Pullets $2.50 $2.40 $2.25 $2.10 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
One of our most popular breeds, the Rhode Islands will not disappoint the grower. Developed in the early 1900's, they are very tame layers of brown eggs. They have good feed conversion and will lay for a very long time. Chicks are a rusty brown color.

Barred Plymouth Rock

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.00 $1.90 $1.75 $1.60 N/A
Pullets $2.50 $2.40 $2.25 $2.10 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
Used as a dual-purpose bird, the Barred Rock is an old fashioned breed with a good laying capability. Eggs are brown and of good size. Chicks are mostly black with a white splotch on the top of their head.

Golden Sex Link

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.00 $1.90 $1.75 $1.60 N/A
Pullets $2.50 $2.40 $2.25 $2.10 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
This is our best brown egg layer. Imported originally from the Netherlands, this strain is used in over 60 countries worldwide. Capable of producing over 300 strong shelled eggs per year, the Golden Sex Link also known as the Bovan Brown is a very hearty bird that can withstand cold temperatures. When hatched, the males are a creamy white with the females colored in shades of red.

Black Sex Link

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.00 $1.90 $1.75 $1.60 N/A
Pullets $2.50 $2.40 $2.25 $2.10 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
Also known as the Bovan Nera, these birds are also exceptionally good layers of brown eggs. The hens are mostly black with red coloring primarily around the neck. Males are black and white barred similarly to the coloring of a Barred Rock.

White Leghorn

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.00 $1.90 $1.75 $1.60 N/A
Pullets $2.50 $2.40 $2.25 $2.10 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
White Leghorns are the primary bird used in today’s white egg market. We use both the Dekalb White and the Bovan White for our breeding stock. These strains have excellent feed conversion ratios and egg production.

Buff Orpington

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.05 $1.95 $1.80 $1.65 N/A
Pullets $2.70 $2.60 $2.45 $2.30 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
The Buff Orpington is a very docile bird that lays brown eggs. They are a large bird, that make very good setters should you be interested in reproducing. They were developed by William Cook in the 1880’s in England. These buff colored birds have excellent plumage and make wonderful show birds.

New Hampshire Red

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.05 $1.95 $1.80 $1.65 N/A
Pullets $2.70 $2.60 $2.45 $2.30 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
The New Hampshire Red was developed in 1915 in the state of New Hampshire. They were bred for rapid growth, durability and early maturity. They lay nice brown eggs and are very friendly.

Brown Leghorn

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.10 $2.00 $1.85 $1.70 N/A
Pullets $2.75 $2.65 $2.50 $2.35 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
Of the single combed variety. The roosters are very colorful, while the hens are excellent producers of white eggs

Sagitta

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.10 $2.00 $1.85 $1.70 N/A
Pullets $2.80 $2.70 $2.55 $2.40 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
The Sagitta is a dual purpose bird that is a cross between a Rhode Island Red, New Hampshire Red and Cornish Cross. They are a heavy, docile breed that will provide large eggs as well as a nice size bird on the table.

Amber White

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.10 $2.00 $1.85 $1.70 N/A
Pullets $2.80 $2.70 $2.55 $2.40 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
The Amber White is a cross between a Rhode Island Red and Rhode Island White. They are a calm, easily adaptable bird with excellent livability. The Ambers beautiful brown egg color and good feathering throughout the lay makes her a preferred product.

White Plymouth Rock

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.10 $2.00 $1.85 $1.70 N/A
Pullets $2.75 $2.65 $2.50 $2.35 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
Available at Dunlap's since 1918, the White Rock is one of the best dual-purpose breeds used for both meat and eggs. They are fast growing and are very disease resistant. Chicks are yellow with gray shaded legs.

Black Australorp

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $2.10 $2.00 $1.85 $1.70 N/A
Pullets $2.75 $2.65 $2.50 $2.35 N/A
Cockerel $1.60 $1.50 $1.35 $1.20 $0.45
The Australorp has been available at Dunlap Hatchery since we began business. Our strain is a pure strain that has developed over the years into one fine layer. Imported originally from Australia as a dual-purpose breed, the Australorp set a world record laying 364 eggs in 365 days. Although they are black in color, when their feathers are touched by sunshine, you will see shades of green reflecting from their plumage. Chicks are mostly black with a white coloring on their underbelly.

Austra White

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Each 25+ 50+ 100+
Straight Run $2.05 $1.95 $1.80 $1.65
Austra Whites are a cross between a Black Australorp and a White leghorn. They are a breed that was developed by Dunlap hatchery in the early 1900's. They are an excellent layer of off white eggs. They are a heavier bird and a lot less flighty then a straight leghorn.

ASSORTED STANDARDS/EXOTIC

Assorted chicks are our choice of any of the breeds listed under standard, exotic and broiler sections. The order will usually consist of 4-5 different breeds.

Each 25+ 50+ 100+ 200+
Straight Run $1.90 $1.80 $1.65 $1.50 N/A
Pullets $2.40 $2.30 $2.15 $2.00 N/A
Cockerel $1.50 $1.40 $1.25 $1.10 $0.40