I think I've almost achieved my goal...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Andora, Aug 7, 2009.

  1. Andora

    Andora Songster

    Aug 26, 2008
    Lexington, Kentucky
    ...to have a rainbow egg basket.

    There are a few colors I am missing--I hope to have very dark Marans eggs at some point, and some blue Ameraucana eggs. I have some eggs in the bator that should be olive eggers and some large white egg layers ready to lay any day now.

    Aren't they beautiful?

    *happy sigh*


  2. shuizar209

    shuizar209 Songster

    Jul 11, 2009
    Wow how beautiful.... What breeds of chickens do you have currently?
  3. Kezzie

    Kezzie Songster

    Feb 15, 2009
    Coastal Georgia
    Those are amazing! That's exactly what I'm hoping for soon. Just a few of my brown layers have started so far...
  4. BluegrassSeramas

    BluegrassSeramas Serama Savvy

    Aug 25, 2008
    Central Kentucky
    *happy sigh too*

    Soooo pretty!
  5. Andora

    Andora Songster

    Aug 26, 2008
    Lexington, Kentucky
    I'm glad people here appreciate collections of eggs. [​IMG] I tried to show them to my DH and he was just like, "uh huh, those are eggs...." [​IMG]

    The breeds that laid those eggs are:

    Easter Eggers laid the green eggs.

    Crevecoeurs laid the little white eggs. (One Crevecouer randomly lays a very very pale tan egg.)

    Salmon Faverolles laid light brown/tan eggs.

    Black Star sex links laid the darker brown eggs.

    Buff Orpingtons laid the pinkish eggs.

    I think that's all of them!

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