Multi-Generational Olive Layers - all shades included!

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by alicefelldown, Jul 17, 2011.

  1. alicefelldown

    alicefelldown Looking for a broody

    Aug 18, 2008
    Up for auction: 12 eggs from our two project Olive pens. The best part about Olive Layers is all the different shades you can get right? Well, to increase the options, we have split our 1st and 2nd generation olive girls into two pens - you will hatch chicks that will lay all over the spectrum, from light sage green, teal, and golden olive to dark olive and green.


    Pen 1 contains a handsome Black Copper Marans rooster with several blue and black olive laying hens. We have paired our lighter green layers with this male to deeper their olive drab color. One of my favorite teal layers is in this pen!

    Pen 2 contains a wonderful Splash Ameraucana rooster (pips&peeps) paired with our Black Copper Marans hens & darker green/olive layers. The eggs these chicks will lay will be a richer green/olive - due to their father's vibrant blue genetics.

    Your chicks will be either blue or black, with copper highlights.

    Now onto the best part - the eggs!!

    Eggs will ship on 7/25 (Monday) so payment needs to be made at the end of the auction. Paypal only please.

    We ship flat rate priority ($15), or regional ($9ish) if available based on your zip code, plus a 3$ fee for materials (bubble wrap, packing peanuts, etc).

    Please also note that even as carefully as your eggs will be shipped, we cannot guarantee that there will be no breakage in transit. We also cannot guarantee the percentage of your hatch as the incubators temperature and humidity are very variable.

    Thanks and Happy Bidding!!
  2. calgal98

    calgal98 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Don't hesitate on these! They are lovely eggs and well wrapped for shipment! Mine just came today and I couldn't be happier!
  3. BuffyGRL

    BuffyGRL Chillin' With My Peeps

    All of my eggs arrived just fine. Thanks for the great communication! The eggs are lovely.
  4. Endur50

    Endur50 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 27, 2011
    North Carolina
    I've been oogling [​IMG] these eggs for months....It'll be a couple of years before I will have the space to hatch eggs and have a large flock, but I really hope you've got this mix going still. LOVE LOVE LOVE it.
  5. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm

    Apr 13, 2008
    Bowdon, GA
    Very very nice......You have a pm with a few questions....Lovely eggs!!! I'm about to go into a olive egger pen, but I'm thinking about your eggs!!!!

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