BYC and the Northeast Regional Chickenstock in TIME Magazine

Discussion in 'Website Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by Nifty-Chicken, Jul 2, 2010.

  1. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    How eggciting!!!

    The story came out in the print version (July 12) that arrived in our mailbox.

    Unfortunately the whole article isn't online:
    http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2001014,00.html

    photos:
    http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,2000491,00.html

    Video:
    http://www.time.com/time/video/player/0,32068,106518074001_2001667,00.html

    OH NO!!! The article uses the BYC domain name WITHOUT the "s" UGH!!!!

    Oh well... hopefully peeps will still be able to fine their way here.

    My favorite part of the article: "Welcome to the Northeast Regional Chickenstock in New Tripoli, PA., where members of BYC - a sort of Facebook for chicken owners- have come to trade eggs and buy chicks."
     

  2. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

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  3. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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  4. Thomas423

    Thomas423 Songster

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    Can't wait to see whole article.
    From the pictures:
    "Gretchen Bare, right, an artist from Hollywood, Md., who specializes in breeding Polish and silkie roosters."

    Gretchen breeds roosters. LOL That must be quite a job, getting the roosters to breed.
    So what do you do with all the extra pullets Gretchen? I'll take them [​IMG]
     
  5. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

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    I was just reading time and was so pleasantly surprised to read the article! What a score! [​IMG]
     

  6. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    when I googled backyardchicken.com the first thing that comes up is "did you mean backyardchickens.com?" So people will be able to find us easy enough!! YIPPEE!
     
  7. Sportsterjeep

    Sportsterjeep Creekside Acres Farm

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  8. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    COOL!
     
  9. Skitz

    Skitz Skitz15k

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    Awesome! [​IMG]
     

  10. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I'm terminal with it.
     

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