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Egg ?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Rosebud 18, Oct 12, 2011.

  1. Rosebud 18

    Rosebud 18 Songster

    Jul 10, 2010
    middle Tn
    For about a week now I have been getting this huge green duck egg. It's almost as big as my pekins egg. Can a runner lay this big of an egg. My runner eggs are around the size of a medium chicken egg. Also do runners lay white eggs too.

  2. duckyfromoz

    duckyfromoz Quackaholic

    Jan 11, 2010
    I get a mixture of white and green eggs from my Runners. The size does vary a bit between them too. The older girls lay consistantly larger eggs- while the younger girks still throw a small one into the mix at times. Most of the eggs from my older girls are about the same size that I get from my utility pekin.
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    Sieben, one of my black runners, lays very large (Jumbo chicken size plus), almost spherical, green eggs.

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