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Barred Rock x Buff Orpington

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by HandsomePoultry, Feb 2, 2017.

  1. HandsomePoultry

    HandsomePoultry In the Brooder

    Jan 31, 2017
    Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
    So, I am soon doing a hatch of my Barred rock rooster x Barred rock hens. I was thinking of also throwing in some Barred rooster x buff eggs. I know these won't sex link, but from my understanding chicks will all be black than as they grow a lot of orange will bleed through or be in the under coating. I was curious as to if anyone has adults of this cross too.

  2. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Free Ranging

    May 4, 2016
    Somewhere in the Universe
    I don't have that cross, but all chicks should be barred with leakage. Hopefully someone with this cross will stop by and post some pics for you.

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