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Black Marans rooter/ BCM hen =?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by justtoni44, Jul 30, 2010.

  1. justtoni44

    justtoni44 Songster

    Mar 13, 2010
    oregon
    When breeding a black marans rooster to a bcm hen...........will the chicks be solid black?

    Thank You
     
  2. pinkchick

    pinkchick "Ain't nuttin' like having da' blues"

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    Yes the babies will come out black...but upon maturity they may show some coppering in their feathering or copper leakage.
     
    Last edited: Jul 31, 2010

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