looking to set up some spring egg trades

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by tate, Nov 21, 2007.

  1. tate

    tate Songster

    Mar 17, 2007
    some where in FL
    i have
    cochin bantams
    black and blue mottled
    limited amount of milli fleur
    oegb milli fleur
    blk tailed white japs
    milli fleur d'uccle
    cuckoo marans
    most of my birds are SQ most of the marans are feathered legged
    looking for
    blue slate turkeys
    blk tailed buff japs
    standard cochins
    blk or white bantam cochins
    egg laying breeds
    or what ever
    can everyone who wants to set up a trade email me at [email protected] so we can decide on what we are going to trade i am real sorry but wont trade for PQ OR MUTTS
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2007
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Hey tate....here is a list of what I will have....

    Silver Pheonix
    Langshans.( I have a black roo, and a black hen and 2 white hens in the same pen)
    Buff Orps
    and MAYBE turkey eggs. I have a pair of Royal Palms, and a Bronze hen together.

    I have a beautifull Cuckoo Maran roo...would love to get him a few hens...
  3. brooster

    brooster Songster

    Jun 14, 2007
    northwest Ohio
    I have buff orpingtons, and buff orpington light bramha mix. i would love some milli fleur d'uccle.
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2007
  4. GracefulBantams

    GracefulBantams Hatching and Showing

    Oct 10, 2007
    GREAT Idea [​IMG][​IMG]

    I have:
    White Cochin Bantams
    Milli Fleur d'Uccles
    Porcelain d'Uccles (they might be sold by spring, though)
    SS Hamburg Bantams
    Easter Eggers -LF crosses that lay colored eggs
    and different breeds of Ducks

    From what you listed, Tate, I would want:
    any Cochin Bantams, especially Mottleds and MF
    BTW Japs
    Milli Fleur d'Uccle (if they have dark coloring)
    LF Cuckoo Marans
  5. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD


    Any trades made between members will be done privately and to the discretion of the people involved. BYC bares no responsibility for the consequences of any trades that may go sour. Use good judgment when dealing with others since even though this community may feel close knit, it is still a public board and anybody can join.
  6. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    Well, I don't think I have what you are looking for, but maybe someone else will want some!

    I have:
    Pet to marginal breeder quality bearded silkies (are PB) in white, black and blue running together. I'm getting mostly black out of these.

    EE bantams crossed with OEGB (these are mutt chickens!)

    I know someone who has Barred Rocks, EE's, and a Black Australorp running together that would probably trade for eggs too. These are standards.

    I would like:
    Bantam cochins in white/black/blue or splash
    Silkies in white/blue/black or splash
    Call duck eggs white or snowy
    Bantam Ameracanas in blue/black/white or splash
    Standard Ameracanas in blue/black/white or splash

    I would consider other things, just ask [​IMG]
  7. karri25

    karri25 Songster

    Feb 5, 2007
    I have:
    red sex links-great egg layers!
    millie fleurs
    blue silkies

    I would LOVE:
    black tailed white japanese bantams
    I almost forgot...blue orpingtons!!!!
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2007
  8. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    Were you looking for bantam or standard Ameracanas? I have a trio of Bantam EE's that I'm thinking of penning for breeding-it's just that they love to free range and looked so pathetic when I stuck them in there. [​IMG] But these lay pastel green eggs (not the olive color) and are not a recognized color variety-the roo is blue and I've gotten 1 blue chick from them... Anyways.
  9. karri25

    karri25 Songster

    Feb 5, 2007
    Quote:You know I love the blues!! To be honest I don't care what the hen looks like I just think my kids will get a kick out of colored eggs!

    As for my eggs, only the sex links are laying right now. The millies and silkies will have breeding pens built soon and I can swap those eggs after that. Right now they are all mixed in together.
  10. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    I have my silkies penned right now, mixed colors of black blue and white-no splashes in there right now. But these are NOT show quality, not even close LOL, well, the one white hen is pretty nice, but I digress...

    I can pen my EE's, but we just had our first snowstorm and a true cold snap here in Wyoming, so who knows if they will hold out with their laying. Plus with only two hens, I really couldn't send very many if you wanted fresh ones LOL

    I would trade for some of your silkies or some of the millie fluers, or we could just do a mixed trade if you aren't getting very many eggs. I know not all my hens are laying right now.

    If you just want something to hatch, I can send you some of my mutt eggs and you can send me some of your mutt eggs LOL

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