What are the best breeds for.....

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by sloallie10, Nov 9, 2008.

  1. sloallie10

    sloallie10 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2008
    CA
    What are the best types of chickens that lay a good amount of eggs butthat is a nice and friendly bird????? [​IMG]

    Edit: not a really good layer, a so so layer
     
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  2. Colored Egg Farmer

    Colored Egg Farmer Chicken overload

    Sexlinks are one of the best layers and are very calm. They lay brown eggs. Leghorns are another good layer but are not as calm.
     
  3. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    Rhode Islands, Australorps, Orpingtons, Barred Rocks, Brahmas, and a few others. While each individual has its own personality, along with the breed in general, It all depends on how much you hold them as chicks and how much you interact/raise them. My black australorp is really friendly and hops into my lap when I sit down. I don't know what I did but she does it. [​IMG]
     

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