All About "Foster Farms"

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by crestfosterfarm, Mar 15, 2018.

  1. crestfosterfarm

    crestfosterfarm In the Brooder

    Mar 14, 2018
    Hello! I am a member of the Foster family. Our last name is Foster so we decided to call our house "Foster Farms" when we got chickens!

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    Our family first got 4 chickens back in April 2017 and have been losing/ adding some to our flock since.:woot

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    We currently have 7 chickens. 6 hens and 1 rooster.

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    We have 1 Rhode Island red, a buff orpington, a barred rock, 2 americaunas/ easter eggers, and 2 silkies (1 silkie rooster)

    (4) How did you find out about
    I was wondering if our broody silkie's egg was viable on day 18. (It wasn't):hit

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

    -We have a red merle mini Australian shepherd plus 4 family members! :D
    -We recently lost 2 of our first four hens we bought, so we got 3 more chickens. (the easter eggers and barred rock):yesss:

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  2. Foster's Freehold

    Foster's Freehold Songster

    Jun 7, 2013
    South Central KY
    Hello Foster Farms. I too am a Foster and my place is a Freehold. Welcome to BYC, you'll like it here.
  3. crestfosterfarm

    crestfosterfarm In the Brooder

    Mar 14, 2018
    Thank you!
  4. Plip

    Plip Free Ranging

    Apr 28, 2010
    NW Washington State
    Welcome to BYC! Great to have you here!
  5. Brahma Chicken5000

    Brahma Chicken5000 Araucana Addict

    Sep 26, 2017
    Central New Jersey
    Welcome to BYC! It’s great to have you here! :woot
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Thank you for joining the BYC flock. Your puppy is adorable.
  7. 007Sean

    007Sean Addict

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
    :lovethe pup!
  8. penny1960

    penny1960 Going back to La La Land

    Dec 29, 2015
    Mossyrock, WA
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens there is actually a chicken farm here in Washington state called Foster Farms :gigseriously doubt they would bother you.... great bio, I am sorry for the loss of your hens
  9. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G’Day from down under crestfosterfarm :frow Welcome!

    Fosters are very popular here in Aus! :lau


    So sorry to hear of your losses. I hope fond memories bring some comfort.

    I also 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.

    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.

    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.

    Great pics! :clap If you would like to share more Pictures and Stories of your flock 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 ;)
  10. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
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