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Duck that lays green or blue eggs

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by BarnGoddess01, Mar 16, 2011.

  1. BarnGoddess01

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    Is there a breed of duck that lays a green or blue egg?
  2. gofasterstripe

    gofasterstripe Chillin' With My Peeps

    My chocolate and blue Runners lay a greeny bluey egg
  3. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    southern AL
    THe bluish greenish ones are from my chocolate and blue, but not blue runners
  4. gofasterstripe

    gofasterstripe Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] I get what you mean, but others might not if they dont know the blue duck thing heheheh:lol:
  5. helios

    helios Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 30, 2010
    Bureau County, Illinois
  6. MissusDee

    MissusDee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 7, 2011
    I had one mallard lay white eggs, and another lay blue the same summer. Could tell which one laid which.
  7. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    southern AL
    Quote:Love that basket! Where did you find it?

    Tractor Supply
  8. duckking

    duckking Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 2, 2010
    Cascade Foothills, WA
    My Mallards lay a definite green egg, almost bluey green. My Rouen also lays a green egg, but it is more grey/green.
  9. BarnGoddess01

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    Thank you for the responses. I know NOTHING about ducks. I'm a chicken girl myself which the owner of my local feed store knows. Knowing that I have chickens that lay green/blue eggs (which is still something of an oddity here in Canada apparently), he mentioned that he had a lady in looking for ducks that laid green eggs. His duck supplier said "no such thing". So I told him I'd check with the folks on here. I'll make sure to pass the information on to her and him. [​IMG]
  10. paddock36

    paddock36 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 24, 2008
    Ocala, Florida
    I just made a page on Swedish ducks and from the information that I researched it said they lay mostly white but may also lay a blue or gray tinted egg.

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