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New Hampshire Reds, Buff Orpintons, and Partridge Rocks... which one?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Bigwig, Jan 12, 2016.

  1. Bigwig

    Bigwig Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am planning on getting some chicks this spring. There are three breeds I am interested in but I only want my flock to consist of one breed. The ones I am interested in are: New Hampshire Reds, Buff Orpintons, and Partridge Rocks. Which one lays the most eggs?
     
  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Why only one breed?

    Based solely on egg laying, I'd say New Hampshires would be the way to go for you.
     
  3. red horse ranch

    red horse ranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have all 3 breeds and they are all good layers! My 6 yr old Partridge Rock is laying eggs now even tho it's mid winter. And they are very pretty birds. [​IMG]
     
  4. tomri4

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    Buff Orpington are a wonderful breed if you are looking for pets. However they are not the best egg layers.
     
  5. Bigwig

    Bigwig Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks!!
     

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