Colored Egg genetics?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by CpapSeller, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. CpapSeller

    CpapSeller Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 30, 2010
    Hot Springs
    I am a little confused about the colored egg breeds, Such as Ameraucanas and EEs. If these are outbred to a white shell egg layer what percentage will be colored egg layers? Will the color of the offspring's eggs be duller than the Ameraucana parents? Anybody have any info on this subject?
  2. joletabey

    joletabey SDWD!!!!

    Apr 9, 2009
    western NC
    I don't know, but hope someone can help you- I would be interested also. . . .
  3. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

    Jan 4, 2009
    Tempe, Arizona
    There are tons of threads with this information; try searching.

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