Speciality egg layers from hatchery

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by lolmom, Feb 11, 2017.

  1. lolmom

    lolmom Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm curious to see what color eggs people who order from hatcheries rather than breeding themselves get - specifically from the hens marketed as speciality ("chocolate", "olive", etc.) egg layers.
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    I am still waiting on my olive egger to start laying. She is 9 months and so far nothing. My accidental blue copper Maran lays nice dark eggs. They of course are the darker ones.

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