White Leghorn Rooster and Black Australorp Hen

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by DanceswLabs, Oct 7, 2010.

  1. DanceswLabs

    DanceswLabs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Does anyone have this cross? And if so, what are they like?
     
  2. blackdotte

    blackdotte Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This was the standard commercial cross in Australia prior to modern hybrids. Birds are white with odd black feather, more placid & heavier body weight than Leghorns, good egg producers with cream tinted eggs.
     
  3. DanceswLabs

    DanceswLabs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cool! That makes me want to hatch some of my hen's eggs. Thanks!!
     

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