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post #21 of 29
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Well,hygrometer shopping tomorrow sad.png
My worst hatch,but hey one life ...and it's a hen (by wing sexing) and it was a round egg. I put her under my broody 2 days ago and she's still with us .pics later this evening wink.png
So sad for my hatch. I've never had less than 7
post #22 of 29
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For some reason my old iPhone will upload pics but not my newer iPad mini. So pics soon
post #23 of 29

Oh...so sorry. But hey, at least you have one, and it is a girl!

I am a CHRISTIAN

2 Corinthians 9:15

Thanks be unto God for His unspeakable gift.

 

1 rabbit, two dogs, three cats, 50+ (number goes up & down) free-range 'mutt' hens, roos, chicks, lots of fish (tilapia) and a Jersey cow and heifer calf! Have had quail in the past.

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I am a CHRISTIAN

2 Corinthians 9:15

Thanks be unto God for His unspeakable gift.

 

1 rabbit, two dogs, three cats, 50+ (number goes up & down) free-range 'mutt' hens, roos, chicks, lots of fish (tilapia) and a Jersey cow and heifer calf! Have had quail in the past.

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post #24 of 29
Egg shape is determined by the internal structure of the hen during shell formation, this is why it varies from chicken to chicken slightly but is generally very consistent in shape from a single hen, it has nothing to do with the sex of the chick inside the egg...
post #25 of 29
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Originally Posted by Mschkweasnduck View Post

Chick one is pipped popped and a barred rock , rir mix ....round egg#1
big_smile.png Cmon hatch day!
OHHH my ,I forgot. I checked my broody Maran yesterday and wouldn't you know it!!?
A duck egg in with the others...I don't think one of them is even her own egg wink.png sweet Marie the Maran
I'd like to see a pic. I hatched 2 BR and 2 BR/RIR mixed at the same time as you. They look identical!
Edited by SunHwaKwon - 6/18/16 at 6:00am

Japanese, OEG, Sebright, Brahmn, d'Uccle, and EE bantams; and RIR, BR, and EEs, Golden Penciled Hamburg, EEs, Anconas, Bielefelders, Wheaten Marans, Speckled Sussex, and a surprise variety of bantams with breeds tbd!

 

16 guineas and 2 turkeys to round out the flock

 

Another victim of poultry math. Aiming for a "designer" flock and egg basket :)

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Japanese, OEG, Sebright, Brahmn, d'Uccle, and EE bantams; and RIR, BR, and EEs, Golden Penciled Hamburg, EEs, Anconas, Bielefelders, Wheaten Marans, Speckled Sussex, and a surprise variety of bantams with breeds tbd!

 

16 guineas and 2 turkeys to round out the flock

 

Another victim of poultry math. Aiming for a "designer" flock and egg basket :)

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post #26 of 29
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This makes sooo much sense ,because I have sooo many REALLY" pointy eggs but mostly from Hannah and Goldie ,my barred rock hatchling and a light brown hen I have no clue of "who" she is . Thank you
post #27 of 29
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I trying to up,lad it will not let me upload. We need something for our iPad users or "Apple" users sad.png I have so many pics. But my dear all my barred rock "roo" mixes have come out lil barred rocks big_smile.png strong genes .i have much to say about peppers successor but BYC site will not let me in right sad.png .ill talk to the admin be she's I love LOVE. This site and community wink.png
Is your chick a black chick with white tipping wings and a spot on her head? big_smile.png
post #28 of 29
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Originally Posted by SunHwaKwon View Post

I'd like to see a pic. I hatched 2 BR and 2 BR/RIR mixed at the same time as you. They look identical!
Chick is actually a Easter egger /barred rock ...my broody Maran took her (hope a her ) in instantly they've germ together since ..ill post pics tomorrow with my iPhone . ....same egg color as my rir ,but teeny tiny compared smile.png
My iPad won't upload pics sad.png
post #29 of 29
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Originally Posted by Mschkweasnduck View Post

I trying to up,lad it will not let me upload. We need something for our iPad users or "Apple" users sad.png I have so many pics. But my dear all my barred rock "roo" mixes have come out lil barred rocks big_smile.png strong genes .i have much to say about peppers successor but BYC site will not let me in right sad.png .ill talk to the admin be she's I love LOVE. This site and community wink.png
Is your chick a black chick with white tipping wings and a spot on her head? big_smile.png

 

It doesn't let me upload from my Android either, so don't feel discriminated against :)

Japanese, OEG, Sebright, Brahmn, d'Uccle, and EE bantams; and RIR, BR, and EEs, Golden Penciled Hamburg, EEs, Anconas, Bielefelders, Wheaten Marans, Speckled Sussex, and a surprise variety of bantams with breeds tbd!

 

16 guineas and 2 turkeys to round out the flock

 

Another victim of poultry math. Aiming for a "designer" flock and egg basket :)

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Japanese, OEG, Sebright, Brahmn, d'Uccle, and EE bantams; and RIR, BR, and EEs, Golden Penciled Hamburg, EEs, Anconas, Bielefelders, Wheaten Marans, Speckled Sussex, and a surprise variety of bantams with breeds tbd!

 

16 guineas and 2 turkeys to round out the flock

 

Another victim of poultry math. Aiming for a "designer" flock and egg basket :)

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