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 Post subject: Re: Maran's & their eggs
PostPosted: Mon Jun 26, 2017 8:53 am 
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here some of the marans pullets I selected for the future . hope they ll lay nice dark colored eggs


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 Post subject: Re: Maran's & their eggs
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my oldest pullets group are 6 month old now and start laying . there is 30 of them in one big pen .here a few photos of the eggs I collected yesterday from they pen .well pleased with a shape and colour .a small size is normal for a pullet


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Nice and dark jose :thumbs: , my 3 pullets are going well, jean pierre , jean maree and jean dark.
Jean pierre is laying, the 2 eggs at bottom right , not that dark but nice brown
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, my chooks are really picking up the laying now, 16 eggs yesterday :nuts .


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 Post subject: Re: Maran's & their eggs
PostPosted: Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:38 am 
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nice and colorful eggs basket .
he is laying nice egg ,darker than the rest ,so there is an improvement .
I ll say that egg is color 3 not 2
theoretically if mated back to her sire the egg color of her progeny will get darker .

some photos of them please


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 Post subject: Re: Maran's & their eggs
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my Wheaten cockerel 6 and half month old .he is posing for the photos shoot . well impressed .I don t know where he did learn all this sort of stuff . posing like a pro .

he like to show off .
he is a handsome cockerel any way . top nosh .body type and color .he is from WA line dark egg layer .I m keeping this line pure ,nothing added to it . Sons over mothers and aunt ( 4 hens . Magy .Mory ,missu and Malika )

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