What ? seems to be the most harmless but tiresome ? asked most often?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by seedcorn, Jul 28, 2008.

  1. seedcorn

    seedcorn Songster

    Apr 25, 2007
    NE. IN
    For me, it's EE vs Araucana vs Americana (I know spelled wrong but I'm too lazy to look up). Seems every day there are at least 2 posts on this.
  2. "What's the right temp/humidity for hatching eggs? I have mine in an incubator but don't know what to set it on"

    Holy ....! What are they doing in the incubator already if you don't even know what the temp or humidity should be??

    This one drives me nuts.
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  3. jenjscott

    jenjscott Mosquito Beach Poultry

    May 24, 2008
    Southeast Arkansas
    "What breed is my one day old chick?"
  4. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

    Apr 20, 2007
    Ontario, Canada
    'when is my hen going to start laying?'

  5. fowltemptress

    fowltemptress Frugal Fan Club President

    Jan 20, 2008
    Quote:Actually, I have no idea what the humidity should be. I just randomly put water in when I feel it needs it. I've always had great hatching success so I've never even thought to ask anyone.

    As for the various colored egg layers . . . someone go tell those birds to start laying white eggs so all the questioning can end already! [​IMG]
  6. kinnip

    kinnip Songster

    Feb 24, 2008
    Carrollton, GA
    I think the sex question, unfortunately I'm guilty of asking it too. [​IMG]
  7. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    For me, without a doubt, it's "my chicks are being aggressive. Does that mean they're all roos?" As if there's no such thing as a pecking order or that all pullets are angels and only the boys cause trouble. :|
  8. BettyR

    BettyR Songster

    Mar 1, 2008
    Texas Gulf Coast
    I don’t know if this is tiresome or not but I find it very amusing when people ask me if my rooster lays eggs; and believe it or not people ask it fairly often.
  9. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Songster

    Jun 9, 2008
    Washington State
    "So you have chickens and roosters?"
    This is asked of me quite often, not on line though. [​IMG]

    Also, not chicken related:
    "Your baby ponies can pull a wagon?" "How old are your baby ponies?"
    They are not babies, and yes they can pull a wagon. Small horses are not always foals.[​IMG]
    Last edited: Jul 29, 2008

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