Australorps breed Thread

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by call ducks, Mar 27, 2010.

  1. jungletoy

    jungletoy Out Of The Brooder

    Thanks Ron! I assume then that the boys sort out their order as well as their respective harems within the flock. I have the chick survivability, and effecient layer production down but the last piece in completing flocktopia would seem to be roosters, three I think. The trick then is to find three fine but lineage-wise diverse BA roosters...

  2. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

    Yes, They will work out their pecking order. You may need to experiment and introduce them slowly. Brothers raised together would be the best way to go.

    Great project!
  3. thedragonlady

    thedragonlady Overrun With Chickens

    Feb 6, 2012
    You stash good roos with friends....just in case.
  4. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

    [​IMG] That is very good advice!
  5. MeanV2

    MeanV2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 15, 2013
    The one & only Tigercreek 1 is now 4 weeks old.

  6. RossAussie

    RossAussie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 20, 2013
    Australorp Club of Australia - National Titles Show - 22 June 2013 - Dubbo NSW Australia
    Champion Female and Reserve Champion Australorp of Show
    Australorp Pullet Jointly bred by Ray Connor & Ross Summerell
    Show prepared by Wendy Summerell


    G'day from Australia,

    We had an excellent show and I would like to share this picture for our American friends.

    Regards from Ross
  7. AParmer

    AParmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2013
    Graham, Alabama
    What a lovely girl!
  8. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

    Thank You Ross!

    Very nice too.
  9. aveca

    aveca Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 30, 2009
    Waverly, NY

    YOU GO BOY!!!!!!! Congrats Ross, Lovley female...

    Hey...why dont we get nice banners like that..we dont even get BB BV ribbons..cheapskates..I keep telling the shows, jeepers, charge me 20 more bucks..I want ribbons , not an old card with scribbling on it...well I want that too.. my frind got champion english in the south, the cheap ribbon he got was bad..I said let me get out my microscope and have a look..... lord ,give the man a rossette...Im going to donate some money to the shows , a couple hundred and say here buy some ribbons, especially for the kids,, I want to see those winning kids with ribbons the size of hubcaps...
    Last edited: Jun 24, 2013
  10. Gramma Chick

    Gramma Chick Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 19, 2012
    Jordan New York
    What a cutie ! with that im growing out look [​IMG]

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