Glencroft Poultry Services - Superior Quality Hybrid Pullets

Professionally reared to Freedom Foods standards with a comprehensive vaccination and blood testing programme.

BUTTERCUP

A robust bird with distinctive barring of the buff plumage laying a tinted egg.

EGG COLOUR - CREAM

Buttercup

HIPSWELL RANGER

The mainstay of the British Egg Industry.
Friendly, efficient, economical, yet attractive.
Happy to be confined when space is at a premium.

EGG COLOUR - LIGHT BROWN

HIPSWELL RANGER

SILVER/AMBER LINK

Remarkably friendly bird. Ideal for garden venture/
family pet yet very productive.
Suited to any type of housing.

EGG COLOUR - BROWN

SILVER/AMBER LINK

RHODE ROCK

Well established attractive hybrid capable of
producing 300+ eggs by 72 weeks old.
Excellent free-range or intensive systems. Very docile.

EGG COLOUR - BROWN

RHODE ROCK

HIPSWELL WHITE

This Leghorn hybrid, capable of laying over 300 eggs by 72 weeks is a lively, active bird yet with small appetite making it very economical.

EGG COLOUR - PURE WHITE

HIPSWELL WHITE

COLUMBRIAN BLACKTAIL

Good looking, friendly bird.
Seems to thrive in exposed sites due to good body weight and
waterproof plumage.

EGG COLOUR - REDDISH BROWN

COLUMBRIAN BLACKTAIL

HIPSWELL COUCOU

Distinctively coloured.
A good natured calm bird

EGG COLOUR - MID TO DARK BROWN WITH SOME
SPECKLING

HIPSWELL COUCOU

BLUE HAZE

Very attractive large bird.
A calm and docile Blue feathered hybrid.

EGG COLOUR - BROWN

BLUE HAZE

COPPER BLACK

Bred from French Black Marans for a darker shell colour.
Popular with Farm Shop type business.
Attractive Black and Copper plumage.

EGG COLOUR - MEDIUM TO DARK BROWN

COPPER BLACK

HIPSWELL SUSSEX

A very good domestic bird with traditional colouring
Eye catching in a mixed flock.

EGG COLOUR - BROWN

HIPSWELL SUSSEX

THE COLUMBINE

Bred from the Cream Crested Legbar is still being developed as a commercial blue egg laying hybrid.

A breeding programme, involving the use of traditional British bloodlines, gives a varied coloured bird from cream or tan through to blue and grey, or mottled feathering, often with a lighter hue to the breast. A proportion are crested and comb size varies. It is a VERY active bird and thrives on free range, consuming large amounts of vegetation.

A good sized bird, with 80% laying a blue/green, medium to large egg, the remainder lay a range of pastel shades.

THE COLUMBINE
Columbine Eggs