Has anyone heard of a Barn Builder breed of chicken?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Northern California, Nov 18, 2010.

  1. Northern California

    Northern California New Egg

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    A friend of mine says they are a great laying breed, I can't find any info on them on the web-site, can anyone direct me to some info on them?
     
  2. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    He probably meant barnevelder... [​IMG]

    ETA: and you should be able to find information on them if you click on the "breeds" link at the top...
    And welcome to the forum [​IMG]
     
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  3. stoneunhenged

    stoneunhenged Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    If you do find some "barn builder" chickens, send them my way. They can build all the barns they want for me [​IMG] and I'll feed them a good "wage."
     
  5. jerseygirl1

    jerseygirl1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I want one!! I want one!!!
     
  6. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Quote:x2. I'd love it if my flock got together just for a few days to build themselves a new barn. [​IMG]
     
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  7. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I hear those barn builders lay dark eggs
     
  8. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Quote:You must be quite correct, because Barnevelders certainly don't. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. FlipFlopFarmer

    FlipFlopFarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    isnt there a barbanter? or somthing like that also?
     
  10. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Yep. Cute, rare breed with a small and completely erect crest.
     

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