Silver Barnevelders

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by RattlesnakeRidgeWV, Nov 15, 2011.

  1. RattlesnakeRidgeWV

    RattlesnakeRidgeWV Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 27, 2011
    Hedgesville, WV
    Is anyone in the U.S. breeding or selling hatching eggs of Silver Barnevelders. I was checking out pictures of barnevelders on the Hendersons breed chart and ran across the most awesome barnies I have ever seen. They are dark birds with silver chevrons. I was very impressed with the type and flash of those birds. I know barnies are great birds and I am planning on a second breed.
    Last edited: Nov 15, 2011
  2. gootziecat

    gootziecat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 27, 2007
    Hampshire Co, WV
  3. flyingmonkeypoop

    flyingmonkeypoop Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 30, 2007
    Deer Park Washington
    I will be working on the color pattern in another breed next year (double laced silver). I dont think anyone is working on them in the US though. I had a hen the same color ages ago when I first started then saw another when I was judging a fair this fall and it confirmed my love for the color pattern. I am feeling scatter brained today but I'll try to remember to get back and post a suggestion on how to make silver barnvelders

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