Do any of these breeds lay white eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Ciqala, Jul 26, 2013.

  1. Ciqala

    Ciqala Songster

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    It didn't hit me when I was buying chicks, that we like to color Easter eggs and the thought of having to buy eggs next Easter when I have hens is discouraging lol. I'm new to chickens and am still awaiting my first egg. I have a black australorp, a handful of red sex links, a few leghorns and a couple of sliver laced wyandottes... do any of these lay white eggs?
     
  2. check this link out, it will give you egg color by breed.

    http://www.ithaca.edu/staff/jhenderson/chooks/chooks.html
     
  3. Ciqala

    Ciqala Songster

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    Thank you so much for that fantastic link, I've bookmarked it [​IMG]
     
  4. Glad to help.....
     
  5. also the "ear" patch color will generally indicate egg color too (except for a few exceptions) for whites and browns
     

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