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What is the best bantam for eggs?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by donatkin, Apr 15, 2011.

  1. donatkin

    donatkin In the Brooder

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    I live in a subdivision and want some small egg layers. I tried Seramas and they dont egg very well. Thanks!
     

  2. GotGame

    GotGame Songster

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    bantam cochins still lay very well...
     
  3. crash0330

    crash0330 Songster

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    I don't have them but bantam leghorns will probably lay really well.
    I have a Silkie who lays about 5 eggs a week, and that is exellent for a silkie, but she might have some mixed blood on her.
    I would recommend to try to stay away from silkies and Cochins tho if you just want the egg and no chicks, because silkies and Cochins are the queens of brooding!
     

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