alaska chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by alaska chickens, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. alaska chickens

    alaska chickens Hatching

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    This is my 3rd year with chickens. My first set of chickens were bantums, red rocks, cornish. which i butchered/ and sold off, due to health issues, when the weather turned cold.. now i have


    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    we have 2 roos, and 27 hens

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    barred rock, Araucana, and one more type that i can't remember. lol they are doing fine.
    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    i was online searching information about coops, feeders, and heaters.
    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    I also raise sheep, my first year. Then i do yarn arts. and i quilt, and sew.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    I am married for 11 years on the 26th of jan. Then we have a 5 month puppy boxer. she keeps up moving for sure. not like we needed the help though. lol need to go. hope yal have a good day and gather lots of eggs. btw i gather anywhere between 6-18 eggs a day. wow what a range right. Well we live in Alaska and some times the weather drops alot. and it gets to -10 in the coop. they have 2 red lights, but sometimes it is not enough too keep the egg count up. Which i do sell my eggs. fun. now i feel like laura. I have egg money. hehehe better called mocha money. :D
     

  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    dawg53 Humble Premium Member 9 Years

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    sumi Égalité Staff Member 7 Years

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  5. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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  8. Suzierd

    Suzierd Crowing 6 Years

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  9. kidcody

    kidcody Crowing 7 Years

    [​IMG] [​IMG] FROM WASHINGTON STATE GLAD YOU JOINED US!
     

  10. VentuckyChick

    VentuckyChick Chirping

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    Welcome from Southern California! And we thought it was cold all last week when we got down to the mid-20s at night. Yikes!
     

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