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

    Oct 13, 2013
    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

    Sep 26, 2013
    madison Indiana
    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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