Sophia is a somewhat broody Nekid neck green egg layer

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Granma in Costa Rica, Oct 18, 2009.

  1. Granma in Costa Rica

    Granma in Costa Rica Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 22, 2009
    I am in Costa Rica. My chickens came from different sources. I guess these represent the breeds that can survive in a tropical rain forest jungle. This is Sophia...She has been laying blue/green eggs every other day for a year now. Unless she is setting. She has raised three sets of eggs:/. Does the rooster influence egg color too?

  2. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

    Apr 19, 2009
    Fall Creek Falls TN
    The rooster wouldn't influence HER egg color- but it could effect the color of her offspring's eggs. She has to have a bit of Ameracauna or EE in her. If she wasn't a naked neck you'd probably see puffy cheeks.

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