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What size egg will silkies lay?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Jennyhaschicks, Jan 31, 2009.

  1. Jennyhaschicks

    Jennyhaschicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2008
    I am stumped here. [​IMG]
    Do silkies lay an egg that are bantam sized or standard sized? We are finding eggs where the silkies lay that are way lighter than our barred rock eggs, but I would think a silkie would lay a smaller egg.
  2. cackle

    cackle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    My silkie eggs are bantam sized. There is a big difference in the size. At least in my opinion.

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