Best Laying Bantams??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by pixie74943, Jun 18, 2009.

  1. pixie74943

    pixie74943 Songster

    May 25, 2009
    Adelaide, Australia
    I want to get a pari of bantams, cause their extra cute and fluffy :p and apparently come with alot of personality.

    BUT I hear they dont lay as well.

    So what breed of bantams do you find to be the best layer? How many a week? And how big are the eggs compared to the big girls?
  2. ChristineDown

    ChristineDown In the Brooder

    Jun 16, 2009
    Kent, England UK
    I Love bantams and over they years i have kept loads. I found pekins were good layers but be warned - bantams tend to go broody much more often than standard hens and I think they are much harder to break from being broody.

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