best white egg layer?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by catriona, Mar 27, 2009.

  1. catriona

    catriona New Egg

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    Hi, I am wondering other than Leghorns which breed lays the most white eggs.
     
  2. FrenchHen

    FrenchHen Chicken Ambassador

    Jan 26, 2009
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    My Silver Spangled Hamburgs are pretty good layers.

    Anyone else?
     
  3. turney31

    turney31 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2008
    palestine texas
    Missouri super egg laying machine # 365 ----- Marti Poultry
     
  4. Krys109uk

    Krys109uk Chillin' With My Peeps

    Do you mean out of the pure breeds?
    If so I gather the Minorca is a good layer of large white eggs. Or maybe an Ancona?

    If you aren't particular about the birds being purebred then there are many commercial hybrids which will give very good egg numbers. The egg numbers for these could probably be found on an internet search.
     
  5. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    The Hamburgs are good too!
     

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