Bred From a Foundation of Winners
Our birds are pedigreed from the following 2 foundation cocks of ONYX and YME. The resulting look and color patterns of the genetic characteristics of ONYX and YME are consistent in their young.
• The Black Diamond ONYX foundation cock (85-NL-85574217) has a record of being number ONE in Holland competing with 4000 and having 10 - First Place wins against 900 Lofts.
• ONYX: Sire (200-BELG-1520805) and Dam (96-BELG-6103246) are Belgium winners.
• ONYX is 50% Jan Aarden and 25% Jenssen.
• Jan Aarden birds are noted for their long-distance stamina.
• Jenssen birds are short and middle distance flyers with a predominant Pearl eye and are one of the most desired in the world.
• This Black Diamond Cock is a superior racing cock from Peter Van Der Merwe of Holland. Yme won first with over 6400 birds and second verses over 2800.
• YME is the foundation cock out of Peter V.D. Merwe of Holland. He is a cross of Van Loon and Tournier. YME has many outstanding wins such as First 479 club, 2828, combine. First 575 club, 6424 combine. Fifth 657 club 5626, combine.