Todays set, Mohagany RIRs, Production RIRs, and BRs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by joshua.w.garner, Feb 15, 2009.

  1. joshua.w.garner

    joshua.w.garner On a time out

    Feb 5, 2009
    Newnan, Ga
    I spent another afternoon in Bowdon, Ga with my new friends at the Red Hott Tomatoes Farm. As usual the user who all of you know as "Bargain" gave me a great price and I have filled my incubator with 3 dozen of their beautiful eggs. Thank you Nancy and Jauques. I have set 15 Mohagany RIRs, 18 Production RIRs, and 3 BRs. Wish us luck and keep us in your prayers.

    Very Respectfully,

    Joshua W. Garner

  2. Delta2 23

    Delta2 23 Flock Master

    Sep 4, 2008
    Good luck with your hatch!
  3. SussexInSeattle

    SussexInSeattle Songster

    Oct 6, 2008
    I'm totally jealous! [​IMG]

    But 98 butts to feed and rake after? Good luck! Ouchy! LOL
  4. Kathy1

    Kathy1 Songster

    might I ask, what do mahogany rirs and production rirs look like?
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Good luck! This is a dark RIR he's talking about:

    Production RIRs are hatchery birds, much lighter in color and smaller in body, overall. Some hatceries sell RIRs and Production Reds as separate birds, but neither are like the breeder RIRs.

  6. Kathy1

    Kathy1 Songster

    Those are pretty birds. Thanks for the pic. I have 2 I thought were rir's I think that I have one of those mahogany rirs and also a production rir. I didnt know there wer so many different one till I saw this thread.

    I wish you the best of luck with your hatch! Please post pics after if you can.

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