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Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by DementedHam, Oct 28, 2007.

  1. DementedHam

    DementedHam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    May 23, 2007
    Southern California
    It's been a LONG time since I've been able to even visit the site and I'm happy I finally found the time.

    Anyways, to anyone that might know, are black sex links better egg layers that barred rocks or is it the opposite? Approximately how many eggs do black sex links lay a week?

    (Bonus question! What is the color of black sex links' eggs)

    Thanks.
     
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    It really depends on the strain and the hens, but I find my black sexlinks lay more than my BR. My sexlinks at prime gave about 6 a week i figure, but now that they are three years old almost, they only give a few a week, also depends on weather and such.

    Brown eggs.
     
  3. nccountrygirl

    nccountrygirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Sanford N.C.
    My 2 lay an egg every day.
     

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