Would an Easter Egger rooster x Barred Rock hen = sex-link chicks?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Cowgirl71, Oct 5, 2010.

  1. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2010
    Missouri Ozarks
    I've wondered about this for a long time... I do know that EEs have mixed pedigrees (unlike true Americanas and Araucanas). But would most EE roosters make sex-link chicks with a BR hen? Is their any way to tell by his coloring whether or not it'll work? Would most EE roos make sex-links, or only very few? Thanks!
  2. Cloverleaf Farm

    Cloverleaf Farm Bearded Birds are Best

    Sep 16, 2008
    Levan, UT
    There really is no way to know for sure....if that's what you're wanting to make, test hatch a bunch, leg band them to keep track of them, and see how it turns out! [​IMG]

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