Chicks or Biddy's

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by 7L Farm, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 22, 2010
    Anderson, Texas
    My neighbor is a 87 year old farmer. He comes by & gets a dozen eggs, veggies etc. Great guy he will watch my chickens if I leave the farm for a few days. He raised chickens for along time & I'm always talking about my chickens & he knows the chicken lingo from the old school. I hatched some chicks & told him about the chicks. He refered to the chicks as biddy's. I now refer to my chicks as biddy's does anyone still use this name. I even named my first hatched biddy as Iddy Biddy.
  2. elevan

    elevan Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

    I don't but my 84 yr old grandmother does. I wondered what the heck she was talking about the first time she referred to them as biddies.

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