Rightpet

Olive Egger Chicken

Save as favorite

Avg. Owner Satisfaction

4.5/5

(2 Reviews)


The basics:
The Olive Egger chicken is a cross breed which has been created with the goal of producing olive colored eggs. Olive Eggers can be produced by crossing a blue egg layer such as the Ameraucana, Araucana or Easter Egger, to a dark brown egg layer such as the Marans or Welsummer.

Types: Bantam, Largefowl
Varieties (Usually Pea or Single Comb): Any color
Uses: Eggs
Weight: Any
Personality: Varies with each cross
Broody: Occasionally
Preferred climate: Any
Handles confinement: Yes
Egg production: Good
Egg color: Olive green