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Chick Sexing... Check this out!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by khable, May 17, 2007.

  1. khable

    khable Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here's a segment that aired on Dirty Jobs about how they sex chicks at the McMurray Hatchery!

    http://www.glumbert.com/media/chicksexing

    It is cool... But boy are they rough with those babies!

    Hope you all enjoy.

    Kim
     
  2. SeaChick

    SeaChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2007
    Southern Maine
    WOW! That is amazing. Pretty cool (but I'm all, "poor babies!" at the same time.) Thanks for the link.
     
  3. khable

    khable Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yea, I kept cringing when they tossed them into the other containers.... [​IMG]

    YIKES.... [​IMG]

    I certainly wouldn't handle them like that! Poor things...

    They are adorable tho!!

    Kim
     
  4. TJ

    TJ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ...Mike from Dirty Jobs said, "Just a couple of grown men sqeezing the crap outta chicks"... [​IMG] Too funny!

    Yeah, I agree...do they have to be so rough with the babies but I guess if one person has to go thru 20,000 chicks a day it probably becomes just like any other job - mundane! And of course it was all men doing the sexing so they don't see cute lil' balls of fluff like women would. If women were doing the sexing, could you imagine all the baby talk that would be goin' on in there?! Not to mention, maybe those poor lil' babies would be handled a lil' better...[​IMG]

    Thanks for sharing! That was fun!

    TJ
     
  5. pipermark

    pipermark Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2007
    Arkansas
    yea, right, like women havent been throwing babies in trash bins and stuff around the country. Women have become liberated in America and they are becoming just like us men
    1. Heart disease rate - climbing
    2. Life expectency - shorting
    3. Stess related violence on the rise.

    Welcome to the club [​IMG]
     
  6. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2007
    Binghamton, NY
    He he he he! That Episode aired, about teh same time I ordered my first batch of Chicks from Mcmurray, and I blamed Mike for the 4 roos I got instead of the 1 i ordered![​IMG][​IMG]
     
  7. TJ

    TJ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:ha,ha,ha [​IMG]... NOT! [​IMG]
    (by the way, this is all meant in fun ~ I get in trouble on here for my sarcasm...*sigh* : )

    TJ
     
  8. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Hand over the chocolate, Fritos and Midol and noone gets hurt...
    [​IMG]
     
  9. mlheran

    mlheran Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wow, I didn't know McMurray did feather sexing! I tried that with my new cochin banties from the feed store and I hope it worked. [​IMG]

    Thanks for the link!
     
  10. V Chic Chick

    V Chic Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I wanted to see it but couldn't before, so thanks for posting this!
     

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