?Darkest Eggs?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by ChickyPooh, Jun 4, 2008.

  1. ChickyPooh

    ChickyPooh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What breed lays the darkest eggs and does anybody have any pics?
     
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    ChickyPooh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you [​IMG]
     
  3. Anne

    Anne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:From a reputable breeder who only hatches from birds that consistently lay a #4 egg or darker. [​IMG]
     
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    Anne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    kstaven Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Quote:From a reputable breeder who only hatches from birds that consistently lay a #4 egg or darker. [​IMG]

    Some of us use a #6 as baseline criteria.
     
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    Anne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:From a reputable breeder who only hatches from birds that consistently lay a #4 egg or darker. [​IMG]

    Some of us use a #6 as baseline criteria.

    Who? Do you? Cuz if so, I'd like to buy a dozen hatching eggs, please! [​IMG]
    I've been looking for hatching eggs from birds that consistently lay very dark eggs for a while now.
     
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