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Ostrich Chicks and Eggs in South Africa
Black Neck Ostrich
We supply Ostriches, which is the biggest bird among all the bird species. They also produce the largest eggs. An adult male ostrich weights between 63 to 130 kg and an adult female ostrich weights about 155 kg . Adult male ostrich feathers are black colored, primary and caudal feathers are white colored. Female and baby ostrich feather can be of gray or white colored. The neck of the both male and female ostrich is almost featherless.
Black Neck Ostrich in South Africa
Black neck females produce more than 110 chicks per season. No other ostrich in the world is as fertile as the South African Black neck.
They grows very fast and easily reach 95kg at the age of 8 months. However, we have found that you should not slaughter the birds before they are 10 months old.
Their meat is remarkably healthy. It contains less cholesterol, fewer kilojoules, less fat and less protein than chicken and turkey. The demand for the meat of the South African Blacks is so high.
Best Investment South African Black Neck Ostriches are by far the best investment in the ostrich market. In South Africa we believe that you should always farm according to the demand of the world market. Any honest ostrich consultant will tell you that the demand is for the products of the South African Black Necks. Since you will never have problems to market your high quality products, the South African Blacks are still the best investment by far.
The Black Neck Ostriches adapt in the snow of Canada, the desert of Saudi Arabia and the high humidity of Bangkok.
Fresh Ostrich Hatching Eggs ready to incubate. Ostrich eggs are gathered daily, rinsed and sanitized and held in cool storage until shipping. These ostrich eggs are specially packed and shipped Priority Mail with delivery in 2 or 4 days to most areas worldwide. Any timely guaranteed deliveries must be shipped Express Mail.
We always carefully select the best ostrich eggs for incubation and hatching. Our ostrich live in large group paddocks so the rate of fertility is very good
Ostrich Chicks 1 Day Old:R250.00
Ostrich Chicks 1 Month Old:R400.00
Ostrich Chicks 2 Month Old:R500.00
Ostrich Chicks 3 Month Old:R550.00
Ostrich Chicks 4 Month Old:R600.00
High Reproduction Rate South African Black Necks have been selected for high fertility and reproduction over many years. Some of our females currently produce more than 130 eggs per season.
South African Black Neck Ostrich skins have the biggest follicle area and are sought after in the world market. The follicle is the little knob where the feather grows. The more feathers the more follicles. For many years South Africa specifically breeds ostriches for feather production.