Which is better?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by humptydumpty, Jan 31, 2008.

  1. humptydumpty

    humptydumpty In the Brooder

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    when getting your first chicken which is better
    Standard or Bantam, in your opinion:D
     
  2. hensdeliverthegoods

    hensdeliverthegoods Songster

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    If you want eggs to eat, you're better off with standards.
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    I don't know that either is actually better; just depends on why you want the chicken. If you want eggs, then standards lay much larger eggs most of the time. If for a pet, the breed would be more important than the size bird.
     
  4. humptydumpty

    humptydumpty In the Brooder

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    I want it to lay eggs but also i want it to be a great pet
     
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  5. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    Do you want white, cream, brown or green eggs?
     
  6. humptydumpty

    humptydumpty In the Brooder

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    white or brown
    i dont want easter all year around,one day is enough
     
  7. Pelican49

    Pelican49 Songster

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    Quote:Yeah - but with Easter Eggers apparently you can get on the news and everything!
     
  8. humptydumpty

    humptydumpty In the Brooder

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    well im not Mexican so i wouldn't fit in
     
  9. countryboy

    countryboy Songster

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    do you want large, extra large or jumbo eggs ?
     
  10. humptydumpty

    humptydumpty In the Brooder

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    x-large but ill take large
     

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