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Egg layers

Discussion in 'Geese' started by Mary Of Exeter, Dec 4, 2009.

  1. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Songster

    Apr 10, 2009
    Rowan County, NC
    Are there any geese breeds that are better layers, producing more eggs in the laying period? Also, which kind lays the largest eggs?

  2. deeszoo

    deeszoo Songster

    Jan 12, 2007
    The Chinese geese lay the most eggs. Some strains lay more than others, of course. If you are most interested in egg laying ability, then the hatchery strains would be good. I had a pair that I bought from someone that was an egg laying strain. She laid twice a year until he was killed by predators, then she was too lonely and didn't lay any more eggs.
  3. zoran_12

    zoran_12 Hatching

    Nov 22, 2009
    witch bread have smallest and wich bread have largest eggs. isn't same did geese have 20 egge (170 g) or 20 eggs (120 g)

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