What do I call my breed of chick?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by trunkman, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. trunkman

    trunkman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 26, 2009
    Rock Hill SC
    I have an Easter Egger rooster and a Rhode Island Red rooster and 22 hens and want to sell chicks. The hens consist of 3 New Hampshire reds, 3 Rhode Island reds, 1 barred rock, 1 Jersey giant, 1 white rock, 2 black chickens that are black whose name I can't remember for the life of me and the rest are Easter Eggers. What I want to know is when I list the chicks for sale what do I call them, none of them will be pure bred.
  2. OkChickens

    OkChickens Orpingtons Are Us

    Dec 1, 2010
    Owasso, Oklahoma
    If you just had EE Roos you could call them Olive Eggers or Easter Eggers. They will be barnyard chickens!

  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    You call them mixed breed or barnyard mix.
  4. karlamaria

    karlamaria Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 30, 2011
    Western montana
    Barn yard chickens, that sounds so sweet. I'm getting these in a few weeks, I cam not wait. A surprise peep lol
  5. trunkman

    trunkman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 26, 2009
    Rock Hill SC
    Thanks for the responses all!! [​IMG]
  6. Coldspringchicken

    Coldspringchicken Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 19, 2009
    Cold Spring NY
    Its a Backyard Chicken !! Homegrown with love

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