BLRW X Barred Rock = ?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by rilly10, Jan 2, 2012.

  1. rilly10

    rilly10 Clover Field Farm

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    Would this cross give sex links? If so what would each look like? I have a BLRW roo who has bred my BR hen and I am in need of some layers so was curious!
     
  2. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    i belive that could be sexlinks. black ones. roos barred. hens black maybe
     
  3. RAREROO

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

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    Blue barred and black barred males and blue and black females and they should have rose combs.
     
  4. rilly10

    rilly10 Clover Field Farm

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    Thanks! I may just throw some eggs in with my next silkie batch!
     
  5. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    BLRW rooster X barred rock hen =

    (assuming the rooster really is a BLRW and not a splash or black based bird)



    50% barred blue males with orange/brown leakage in scattered, various areas on the body.

    50% barred black males with orange/brown leakage in scattered, various areas on the body.
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    50% solid blue females, possible orange/brown leakage on breast and/or neck.

    50% solid black females, possible orange/brown leakage on breast and/or neck.
     

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