Bantams/ Standards

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SilverStar, May 9, 2009.

  1. SilverStar

    SilverStar Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2009
    Are Bantam's better egg layers then Standards?
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    I don't believe that they are. Standards will give you more eggs and obviously bigger eggs.

    You can't beat a red or black sex link. Barred Rocks are good... RIRs are good, Some pearl white leghorns.
  3. Majestic Lane Poultry

    Majestic Lane Poultry Heart Strings Animal Rehoming

    Feb 9, 2009
    He's right. Production breeds have been bred to be egg machines. Each of my leghorns give me an egg a day. My father has Production Reds and they each lay one per day.
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