Bev's Marans
 

Silver Salmon

Genetic code =   e+/e+   S/S   Id/Id  w+/w+  Pti1-L/Pti1-L

The silver salmons were developed by crossing a blue birchen carrying wheaten with a golden salmon.  The egg color was good from the initial cross but the autosomal red coloring continued to be a problem.

Silver Salmon pullet
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Hen laying an egg
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Silver salmon pullets
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Silver salmon pullets
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