Breeding Project?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kittykitty30, Aug 18, 2014.

  1. kittykitty30

    kittykitty30 Chirping

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    After I sell enough of my birds I will begin a breeding project. What breed should I start with? I have Orpingtons, Sussex, Rocks, Wyandottes, Australorpes, Silkies, Brahmas, Cochins, Old English Game, Ameraucanas, Easter Eggers, Silkies, and Sebrights. I have Old English Game, Sebright, Silkie, and Brahma roosters. I am thinking Old English Game. Opinions? :D
     
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Oh boy....so many breeds! I personally really like Buff Brahmas and Orpingtons. But my advice is to pick what you love!

    Both of the breeds I mentioned have nice temperments and are great dual purpose breeds.....and they're so pretty too.
     
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    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging

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    kittykitty30 Chirping

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    Thanks, all! I have decided on Silkies, Frizzles, and Sizzles. :D
     

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