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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 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 26, 2011
    Fenton, Mo
    I live in a subdivision and want some small egg layers. I tried Seramas and they dont egg very well. Thanks!
  2. GotGame

    GotGame Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 13, 2010
    NE of OKC
    bantam cochins still lay very well...
  3. crash0330

    crash0330 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 11, 2010
    Mecca, CA
    My Coop
    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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