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dark brown layers

what is the best hen to get for dark brown eggs but i also want a breed i can leave around the garden that will become tame


Monday, July 9th, 2018

Wellsummer and maran will give you nice brown eggs, although itís hard to get proper pure maran nowadays, if you check the breeders list here you should find some. Barnevelder also lay nice eggs , and on the hybrid side black rock and barred Plymouth Rock are good.

christmasdiane
Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

thanks just have to find them now all the best sean


Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

i think i will go with barnevellders or bielefeider if any one has them i am in cork but can travel i only need 3 thanks


Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

French marans if you want nice dark eggs

dabh
Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

thanks i just got sorted with barnevellders 4 chicks 20 eggs


Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

yea the Barnvelder lay a nice brown egg

polishbantams
Wednesday, July 11th, 2018


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