About Us (Wind Ranch of Idaho)

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by WindRanch, Mar 23, 2018.

  1. WindRanch

    WindRanch In the Brooder

    Feb 16, 2015
    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    We purchased our first 6 chicks in 2013. Since then, we've grown and learned...are still learning!! This year we are trying some new ideas... chicken and rabbit tractors.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    We have just over 50 adult layers, 3 roosters, babies coming on, turkeys, and ducks.

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    LOL we like variety in our baskets and cartons! Our main breeds are Barred Plymouth Rocks, Bielefelders, and Ameraucaunas (did I spell that right?!). To add more color, we also buy different breeds from local folks and hatcheries: Wyandottes, Legbars, Black Copper Marans, Partridge Rocks, oh gosh... I've lost track!

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    online search for chicken info. Have been referring to this site since we began. Great source for info!

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    right now... LOL farming... We have Highland cattle, vineyard, orchard.
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens - you have some great breeds.
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  3. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
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  4. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G'Day from down under WindRanch :frow Welcome!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    BYC has Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out.

    If you would like to share Pictures and Stories of your flock and/or other critters, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out ;)

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.

    You might want to also Find Your State Thread and pop in and say hello.
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  6. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

    Jan 30, 2015
    Hello and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us and please make yourself at home here.
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