10+ Coronation (Blue) Sussex

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  1. PromiseLand

    PromiseLand Out Of The Brooder

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    Coronation (Blue) Sussex:
    These birds are the result of a breeding project several years in the making--and they are now ready to be introduced. These are blue-gene birds; as many of you know the blue gene works differently than the lavender gene. Currently, I have two coops that have black on blue and one coop with blue on black. The black on blue Roosters are GreenFireFarms Light Sussex.


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  2. HiddenHill Heretic

    HiddenHill Heretic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These are absolutely gorgeous birds. The blue feathers are much nicer in feel and colroation than the lavender. No more split lavender feathers. This is a treasure for anyone looking for big healthy Sussex.
     
  3. PromiseLand

    PromiseLand Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:Yes the feathering is much stronger and more color variations, from a dove grey to a violet blue...
     
  4. jeremy

    jeremy CA Royal Blues

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    Can you tell me more about what was used to create this variety?
     
  5. stickers

    stickers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very interesting birds, what would you expect the chicks to hatch out as?
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  6. PromiseLand

    PromiseLand Out Of The Brooder

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    Chicks will be white at first. [​IMG]
    Then they will either be blue feathered or black (Coronation or Light Sussex)

    Black x Black = 100% Black
    Black x Blue = 50% Black, 50% Blue [​IMG]

    Blue x Blue = 50% Blue, 25% Black and 25% Splash

    Splash x Black = 100% Blue

    Splash x Blue = 50% Splash and 50% Blue

    Splash x Splash = 100% Splash

    Whats really nice is eventually you will get a almost all white Sussex (SPLASH)


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  7. HiddenHill Heretic

    HiddenHill Heretic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I keep trying to Bid and it says.... cannot bid below starting price? I will bid $25 if possible.. Luke
     
  8. HiddenHill Heretic

    HiddenHill Heretic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry, you cannot place a bid lower starting price. What s this mean? How do I bid?
     
  9. HiddenHill Heretic

    HiddenHill Heretic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow.. Incredibly frustrating...[​IMG] I would have paid for these eggs... You are stoked whoever won them. Paul.. If you have any more at this price, please let me know... Luke
     
  10. discoveregg

    discoveregg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes I am stoked. Sorry you couldn't bid though whatever the glitch was. That sucks [​IMG]
     

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