Austalorp Hen and RIR Roo

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bigredfeather, Dec 6, 2008.

  1. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If I hatch a Austalorp hen egg fertilized by a RIW roo, what will be the resulting offspring?
     
  2. @migocontodos~

    @migocontodos~ Chillin' With My Peeps

    A pretty darn good mutt laying pullet/hen if female and if male a great size roaster chicken!
     
  3. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's awesome. I am going to save some eggs to have soon. I really excited now.

    Thanks.
     
  4. okiehen

    okiehen Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 25, 2007
    Oklahoma
    The chicks will be beautiful, I crossed what would be the same in color as what you will have. Mine are Black Australorp hens to black breasted red Game rooster.
    The pullets are black with gold colored hackles.
    The roosters are black breasted with gold hackle and saddle feathers.
    And your's should be great layers.
    Mine haven't got going good yet.
     

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