Pioneer - Ratings and Reviews
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Availability Display below is for the next several hatches. This breed is available for future dates. You can pick the date during the check out process. Green: available. Blue: limited availability. Red: not available.
|Likely to sit on eggs:||not very likely|
|Bird Size:||extra large|
The Pioneer chicken is considered to be a dual purpose bird. It has one of the most unique feather color patterns we have ever seen. No two birds look alike! The hens lay large brown eggs and the males reach market weight in around 12 weeks.
Grows faster and is heavier than the Red Ranger. Breast meat configuration is similar to the the Red Ranger, proportional to the dark meat, on a long keel. Live to dressed weight yield averages 70% - approximately 5 lbs.
It has yellow skin, shanks and beak. Feather color is black, yellow, red, gold, copper, orange and white. This bird is suited for any environment.
Also called Rainbows or Dixie Rainbows in the industry.