The only bushels I keep are for those goods I am currently crafting. Unless I'm trying to level up, I pick a good and craft it until it's mastered. It just doesn't make sense to keep bushels I'm not using just in case I need them in the future. Tha…
You can play the game the way YOU chose to play it. Any of your farms can be used to just grow things. I've stopped doing almost all the quests and no longer do either the countdowns or voting rewards.
I, too, have never been able to change the appearance of my unwither ring. I remember that while purchasing it I did have color options. But once placed on my farm, I was only able to turn it off and on.
The problem with this is why should anyone then buy the adult since they can get it free? And if they stop buying the adult, no one can get the babies. And if no one can get the babies, they can't grow them up free.
I voted "Don't care" because I'm not in the habit of telling my neighbors how they should play the game. If it's their choice to lock certain posts, that's their business. If I truly don't like something they're doing, I weigh that against how good …
The only way to get the babies to grow up is by paying for them to do so. However, even with the old nursery the majority of babies did NOT grow up to be the same adult. There were many, many complaints about that.
Because Zynga has decided to discontinue them. That's all the reason you need. Sorry. And not everyone else have them. Only those who started playing before they were replaced with playpens, pastures, and paddocks have them.