French Black Copper Marans

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by confederatemule, Feb 11, 2017.

  1. confederatemule

    confederatemule Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How large are the French Black Copper Marans eggs as compared to an austrolop?

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  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    This is a Marans pullet egg, so smallish like the other pullet eggs pictured. The white egg on the bottom is a Leghorn egg, a regular large size. The BIG white-ish egg is a duck egg.

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    My mature hens lay eggs that are regular large size.....

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  3. confederatemule

    confederatemule Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks. I sure preciate your effort to explain the differences. This probably was the only explanation I would of been able to understand.

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    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    No problem. I didn't realize how handy that first pic would come in. when I took it I was just thinking....look how pretty [​IMG]
     
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