Best Breed that's CALM, High Egg Production, and cold hearty(NJ)

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by housebroken, Oct 23, 2013.

  1. housebroken

    housebroken Hatching

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    Does anyone have any suggestions I was thinking Austrolorp, Wyandotte or Rhode Island Red. I know RIRs are most common. Need 3-4 egg layers, starting out with chickens.
     

  2. granny hatchet

    granny hatchet Tastes like chicken Premium Member

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    heritage rir, not red star or any of the others they sex link and get as baby and hand feed. i had forgotten i hand fed mine and she is sitting eggs . i wanted to look at the eggs and was able to just pick her up with no fuss and look.
     

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