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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LisaFoster, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. LisaFoster

    LisaFoster In the Brooder

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    Hi, I'm very new to raising chickens. I've always wanted them, but never had the opportunity to have any, now I do. I have turned an old four stall horse barn into a chicken house. I went to a local animal swap and came across two american game pullets, and I was given a white leghorn rooster by a neighbor. I'm hoping they will turn out good egg laying hens that will be broody. I'm planning on getting some brown leghorns, and some rir in the spring. Any advice or tips about anything would be greatly appreciated. I would really like to hear some opinions on breeding the white leghorn rooster to the game hens.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas, LisaFoster, and [​IMG]! Super to have you here!!! Best of luck getting the chickens you want!
     
  3. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing

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  4. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad to have you aboard. :thumbsup
     
  5. memphis

    memphis Free Ranging

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    Hi from Memphis. Not too far from Batesville.
     
  6. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Free Ranging

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan :D

    The Learning Center has lots of very useful information
     
  7. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  8. Red Barn Farms

    Red Barn Farms ~Friendly Fowl~

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    Hi Lisa & welcome to BYC from Kentucky!



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    Last edited: Oct 24, 2012
  9. LisaFoster

    LisaFoster In the Brooder

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    Thank you!
     
  10. what's kickin' chicken

    what's kickin' chicken Songster

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