Anyone had Speck Sussex from Murray McMurray??

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by matte, Dec 30, 2009.

  1. matte

    matte Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Dec 27, 2009
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    I'm wanting to order some, but have heard that many of the hatchery SS are on the light side...not weighing as the standard should. I won't be showing these, but want a heavy dual purpose bird for the homestead. Murray McMurray has been decent enough on other breeds, but have never tried SS.
     
  2. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    who told you that?
    my roos were the size of small turkeys
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    thats a 3 point hitch grader blade on the right of the screen to compare him too
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    here is a better pic

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    if you ss from murrey i think you would be pleased with em
     
  3. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    the hens are wonderful ladies and the roo are gentle as can be till you get between them and there ladies
    i ve lost 2 roos that sacrificed themselves to foxes (for a min i thought the fox was gonna back down , but he did think twice because of there size)
     

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