Bovans Sperwer

The result of a balanced breeding program, the Bovans Sperwer is a good living and robust layer. The Bovans Sperwer is a barred feathered brown egg producer, a type of backyard bird that adapts well to challenging environments. An easy to manage and robust bird. Good egg production and nice brown eggs, with a higher bodyweight.

Calm laying hen for all kinds of hobby farming

Performance comparable to intensive rearing

Brown eggs

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Bovans Sperwer
Growing Period 0 - 20 Weeks
Liveability 97% - 98%
Body Weight (17 Weeks of Age) 1400g - 1460g
Body Weight (20 Weeks of Age) 1670g - 1770g
Feed Consumption (20 Weeks of Age) 7.9kg - 8.3kg
Laying Period 21 - 80 Weeks
Liveability 94% - 95%
Age at 50% Production (Days) 150 - 157
Percent Peak 92% - 94%
Average Egg Weight 62g - 63g
Hen Housed Eggs 320 - 235
Hen Housed Egg Mass 19.8kg - 20.2kg
Average Feed Consumption per Day 116g - 120g
Kg Feed / Kg Eggs 2.3 - 2.45
Body Weight (80 Weeks of Age) 2200g - 2300g