4 New Pullets and Nervous New Chicken Mother in NC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by First Lady, May 13, 2011.

  1. First Lady

    First Lady Out Of The Brooder

    May 13, 2011
    Hi everyone![​IMG] I see there are other newbies from my area, as well as other newbies from all over the place. I'll have to go looking for my fellow NC chicken owners here.

    Since I try to be a good forum member, I have completed the required and suggested reading and am now introducing myself. I'll go ahead and complete the suggested questions.

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    Yes, still wet behind the ears. Just got 4 started Buckeye pullets yesterday afternoon and am giddy with excitement![​IMG] Will be getting 2 Barred Rocks and 2 Ameraucanas either Sunday or Monday.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?

    Just the four.[​IMG]

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    As above, Buckeyes currently, Barred Rocks and Ameraucanas on the way.[​IMG]

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    Google. It's how I find everything.[​IMG]

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    I'm a sometimes knitter/crocheter/seamstress/basketmaker, enjoy good food and reading, weekend visits from my grown DS and his DGF and their dog (don't tell her I called her a dog:duc), and keeping things simple.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    I'm currently self-employed part-time, share headquarters with my wonderful DH, two large dogs, and a cat. I love farm life!

    My plan is to be a reader of this vast wealth of information, with the possibility of a post or two as necessary. I'll try not to ask dumb newbie questions without searching first.

    I'm looking forward to getting to know some folks here!
  2. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2010
    Glasgow, KY
    [​IMG] from Virginia!

    And enjoy your new chicken addiction. [​IMG]

    We're all in this together - enablers every one of us!!

    You'll learn a whole lot reading through the forum posts.

    And, don't worry, there are no dumb questions. [​IMG]

  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.
  4. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 25, 2010
    Kansas City
    [​IMG] from Missouri. I'm sure you'll be a great chicken momma.
  5. hennyannie

    hennyannie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2011
    North Carolina
    [​IMG] from the Old North State!!!!!!!
  6. zoo357

    zoo357 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2011
    NW Indiana
    [​IMG] from NW Indiana!!
  7. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
  8. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

    Nov 13, 2008
    Colorado Springs, Co
  9. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

    May 11, 2010
    West Enfield,Maine
    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Maine
  10. First Lady

    First Lady Out Of The Brooder

    May 13, 2011
    Wow! Thanks for the warm welcomes. Where do the North Carolinians hang out?

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