Desert dweller!! New at the chicken thing.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chelitaffa, Mar 9, 2013.

  1. chelitaffa

    chelitaffa New Egg

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    After moving from the city to the edge of the desert I decided that it was about time to introduce my kiddos to some barnyard buddies. Start small(chickens) end Big(horses). So far we have accumulated quite the flock! 12 assorted hens 2 roosters 4 ducks and 13 guinea hens. Other than feeding, watering, cleaning and collecting eggs, I have NO clue what I'm doing. A lot of light reading later I'm no better off!! I really wish I could just pick the brains of really experienced owners/farmers/hardcore hobbyists. Where do I really start? What questions should I be asking.

    Thank you all!!
    Southern AZ desert dweller. [​IMG]
     
  2. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  4. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our flock! If you've got the feeding, watering, cleaning, and egg gathering down - you do have a clue! Are there specific questions you have? BYC is a great learning community! Let us know how we can help. Best of luck and have fun!!
     
  7. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  8. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC - feel welcome to pick away at our bird brains. [​IMG]
     

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