Breed descriptionOrpington duck was created by William Cook from Orpington on the end of 19th century. He blended Cayuga ducks, Indian Runner ducks, Aylesbury ducks and Rouen ducks to create a buff colored duck, because the buff-colored plumage was popular. Later he developed Blue, Black and Chocolate Orpington versions that had white bibs on their chests.
Import March-April 2017: We will import hatching eggs of this breed from the home country. In case of interest, contact us.
Plumage colour yellow, brown
drake 2,2-3,4 kg
duck 2,2-3,2 kg
Country of origine Great Britain
Congeries 220 eggs
Egg weight 65 g
Egg Colour white
Utilisation egg, meat
drake 16 mm
duck 16 mm
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Orpington Duck, drake
Orpington Duck, duck
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