Green duck egg?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by MargaretAnneHK, Mar 15, 2018.

  1. MargaretAnneHK

    MargaretAnneHK Songster

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    What type of ducks lay green eggs? Its quite dark. Lol, I got it when I traded Icelandic chicks for 13 goose eggs...and one solitary green duck egg. :)
     
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  2. MagpieDucks

    MagpieDucks Preserving Orpington Bantams

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    Magpie, Ancona, Pekin, Buff, Call, Mallard...etc.
     
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  3. MargaretAnneHK

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    Okay, thank you. :) I will have a better idea when and if it hatches. :)
     
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  4. learycow

    learycow Crowing

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    Anconas, runners and cayugas very commonly lay green eggs. But other breeds such as swedish, buffs, and magpies cal lay green as well.

    Mallards and calls also lay green eggs but these are much smaller in size
     
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