Chicken Enthusiasts in Bogalusa, LA!!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ataraninja1, Jan 13, 2015.

  1. ataraninja1

    ataraninja1 In the Brooder

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    Hi, we are a small hobby farm located in Bogalusa, LA. Currently living on a 1 acre plot, we are cramped for space but we offer a wide variety of breeds. We focus on large fowl chickens with plans to raise a barnyard mix silkie flock just for fun as well as an Ayam Cemani flock so we can feel rich. :p

    Our currently available breeds are: Buff Orpington, Delaware, Cuckoo Maran, Easter Egger, and Brown Leghorn. We have a trio of Silver Laced Wyandottes that we hope to expand in 2015. Also, we plan to experiment with breeding our own Red Sex Links and Black Sex Links to sell.

    I am literally obsessed with rare and unique breeds much to everyone else's dismay (since the crowing becomes excessive after a bit). I am constantly finding new breeds that I want to try or seeing hybrids that I want to make for myself. The possibilities are endless and no matter what there will never be enough room to do all the things I want to do. But with luck and a bit of investing, we will build ourselves a successful homestead where we can live happily with our birds, bunnies, and other animals!
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC - would love to see some photos of how you have managed your small space to accommodate everyone
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. You have some wonderful breeds. I've had Black and Red Sex Links for years, and have bred some of my own. It is a fascinating endeavor. What parent breeds do you plan on crossing for your Black and Red Sex Links? Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  4. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Crowing

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    When you have 20 posts, you can advertise your birds in the BYC buy-sell-trade forum.
     
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  6. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    [​IMG] Glad you decided to join us.
     
  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    That is the fun part about keeping chickens. You can add to your flock with all these exotic breeds and have so much fun doing it!!

    Enjoy all your poultry adventures and welcome to our flock!
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    [​IMG] We're glad you joined us!

    It sounds like you have a wonderful flock!
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you.
     

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