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Delewares, New Hampshire Red, Sussex, and Rocks Thread!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by austrolover1, Jan 9, 2016.

  1. austrolover1

    austrolover1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These are four breeds that I am looking into getting. Which breed do you recommend me to get and why.
     
  2. XxMingirlxX

    XxMingirlxX Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have linked the review section for each of those breeds below so you can see what fellow BYCers think about them. I have also linked each breed's Breed Discussion thread so you can ask owners of the breeds any questions you might have.

    Delawares -
    Lay an average of 280 large white eggs per year.
    Delaware Reviews :
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/products/delaware
    Delaware Discussion Thread:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/249618/show-off-your-delawares-pic-heavy

    New Hampshire Reds -
    Lay an average of 280 large brown eggs per year.
    New Hampshire Reviews :
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/products/new-hampshire-red
    New Hampshire Discussion Threads:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1024180/chicken-breed-focus-new-hampshire
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/357963/new-hampshire
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/738646/new-hampshire-red-thread

    Sussex -
    Lay an average of 250 large brown, cream or tan eggs per year.
    Sussex Reviews :
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/products/sussex
    Sussex Breed Discussion:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/279509/the-sussex-thread

    Plymouth Rocks:
    Lay an average of 280 large, light brown or medium brown eggs.
    Plymouth Rock Reviews :
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/products/plymouth-rock
    Plymouth Rock Discussion Thread:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/273471/plymouth-rock-thread

    Hope that helps! :)
     

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