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FlipFlopFarm in ALabama

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by FlipFlopFarm, Mar 17, 2017.

  1. FlipFlopFarm

    FlipFlopFarm In the Brooder

    Mar 17, 2017
    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? We've always had chickens but when our son passed away in 2015, my grief work turned into raising chickens. Keeps me outside. Keeps me sane.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 300 4 day old meat chicks, 50 something laying hen chicks, 20 laying hens, 5 roosters

    (3) What breeds do you have? Red Rangers, Marans, RIR, Wyndottes, Plymouth Rocks, Buff Orpingtons, Sussex, too many to name

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? looking up answers to my endless questions

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies? small group Christian fellowship, homeschooling, raising cattle

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    5 awesome kids here on earth with me 17years to 5 years and one in heaven, amazing husband. We live in SE ALabama, lived in Asia several years, born and raised in the SOuth

  2. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Songster

    Feb 15, 2017
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    You are very welcome at Backyard chickens. I'm sure you have enough chicken sense and experience to be writing articles for BYC, Chickens are very therapeutic. So very sorry that your son passed away.[​IMG]
  4. RodNTN

    RodNTN Hatchaolic

    May 22, 2013
    Serving Jesus
    My Coop
    [​IMG] I am glad you joined us! I am very sorry about your son [​IMG] I hope you enjoy BYC, best wishes!
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under FlipFlopFarm [​IMG] Welcome!

    I too am very sorry to hear about your son [​IMG]

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Hello from Kansas and a belated [​IMG]! Happy you joined our community!

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