Bantam and Large Light Sussex Chickens

We take pride in breeding these beautiful and friendly chickens, both in large and bantam varieties. Whether you’re a seasoned farmer or a backyard enthusiast, our light Sussex chickens are the perfect addition to your flock.

A Brief History

The light Sussex breed has a rich history that dates back to the 19th century in Sussex, England. Originally bred for their superior meat and egg-laying abilities, light Sussex chickens soon gained popularity worldwide. Known for their elegant appearance and reliable productivity, they quickly became a favorite among poultry enthusiasts.

Size, Color, and Temperament

Light Sussex chickens are medium to large-sized birds, with hens typically weighing around 7-8 pounds and roosters reaching 9-10 pounds. Their striking plumage features a snowy white body accented with contrasting black feathers on their neck, tail, and wings.

One of the standout qualities of light Sussex chickens is their friendly and docile temperament. They are known for their calm and gentle nature, making them ideal for families with children or those looking for peaceful companionship.

Egg Production

Light Sussex hens are excellent layers, providing a steady supply of eggs throughout the year. On average, a single light Sussex hen can produce around 250-300 large brown eggs annually. Their reliable egg-laying capabilities make them a practical choice for those seeking a self-sufficient flock.


At Willyung Farms, we have light Sussex chickens and roosters available for sale. Whether you’re looking to start a new flock or expand your existing one, our carefully bred birds will meet your needs. Additionally, we offer adorable light Sussex chicks for sale, providing an opportunity to raise and nurture these charming creatures from the early stages of their lives.

If you prefer to hatch your own chicks, we also offer fertilized light Sussex eggs. Our eggs are carefully selected to ensure the best chances of successful hatching, allowing you to experience the joy of witnessing new life on your farm or in your backyard.

Bring Home the Perfect Chicken Companion

Light Sussex chickens are not only productive but also stunningly beautiful. Their striking appearance combined with their friendly demeanor makes them a wonderful addition to any farm or backyard. Whether you’re seeking eggs, meat, or simply the joy of having delightful feathered friends.  Please use the enquiry form below to find out what birds are curently available for sale.


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