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Coturnix breeds

Discussion in 'Quail' started by cdog49ers, Oct 3, 2013.

  1. cdog49ers

    cdog49ers Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello, I just got some a&m quail and I was wondering how to tell their breed
     
  2. James the Bald

    James the Bald Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The usual way to know the breed is to ask the breeder. Sorry, I couldn't resisit. The Texas A&M is a variety of the Coturnix quail species. Here is a link that may be of interest to you. The Texas A&M differs from the English white as it was selectively bred by the University of Texas A&M to be a larger quail. Here is another link to a document by Dr. Fred Thornberry, the lead professor that developed the Texas A&M quail.
    Good luck,
    James
     

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