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Egg Size

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bcmama, Dec 21, 2016.

  1. bcmama

    bcmama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 12, 2012
    My Coop
    Are standard Cochin eggs on the small size compared to other breeds? My Cochin lays relatively small eggs for her size. My BR's laid much larger eggs for about the same size bird. Thoughts?
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    Yep. They aren't the best layers and their eggs are small especially compared to what a scrawny leghorn can lay.

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