The Lakeshore Egger is a promising new breed developed in Europe, offering many important features for people wanting good production of colored eggs that size up large. The Lakeshore Egger grows into a variety of feather patterns and was developed for more efficient laying rather than a predictable breed size or appearance.
Range of eggshell color: Pale light blue, blue-green to light minty green, with about 10% of hens laying a brown egg.
The Lakeshore Egger can produce an average of 270 eggs in the first year of lay. As a producer of marketable colored eggs, this new breed can perform essentially as well as the better layers of brown and white eggs.