brooders

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fayediddles, Oct 17, 2015.

  1. fayediddles

    fayediddles In the Brooder

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    what breed of chicken are more likely to be brooders? I like large brown eggs is my only request in choosing breed.
     

  2. song of joy

    song of joy Crowing

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    Black australorps are known to go broody, but not every individual will have this trait. They are also good layers of brown eggs.
     
    Last edited: Oct 17, 2015
  3. Farmgirl0422

    Farmgirl0422 Chirping

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    My black australorp also was a great mother and sat on her egg well!
     

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