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Getting Back Into It!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by meltonmb18, Mar 8, 2015.

  1. meltonmb18

    meltonmb18 In the Brooder

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    Hi! I don't know that I'm entirely a new member to chickens, though I am to BYC. It has been a couple years since I've had chickens, and I am so excited to get back into it. Got a small flock of Barred Rocks yesterday, and am counting down until I get to hear the rooster crow this morning. I am planning on getting into showing with a friend who is already much farther ahead than I am and has shown before. I just need to settle on a breed to show. After looking at the Livestock Conservancy, I'd like to go with a breed that is either critical or threatened. I've had Faverolles before, and would enjoy having them again. Though I am certainly open to suggestions!
     
  2. LoveThemBirds

    LoveThemBirds Songster

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    Welcome to BYC!

    Hope you enjoy it here!


    I suggest on getting java.......
     
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  3. Mr King

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    Please try Delawares bring them back the way they supost to be. Grow fast and very good for meat production i would like some of this instead of cornish x .
     
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  4. greasemonkey88

    greasemonkey88 Chirping

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    :welcome

    Great choice on the rocks they were my first choice when I first wanted chickens. I eventually ended up getting Rhode Island reds because that's what my orscheln's had. Great information here at BYC. I have never shown before but there are some beautiful breeds I have seen at my county fair every year.
     
  5. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    [​IMG] Glad you have joined us and obtained your new flock.

    Good luck in your breed decisions for show chickens.
     
  6. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Congrats on your new flock of barred rocks :celebrate Lovely to hear you have gotten back into chicken keeping. Good luck with your choice of breed for showing.
    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  7. ChickyChickens

    ChickyChickens Chickening Around

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    [​IMG]Welocme to BYC!!! It is an aweosme forum (the BEST in the world) and has a great comminity!!! Hope you have a great time and learn A LOT!
     
  8. Welcome to BYC!![​IMG] So glad you decided to join us!

    If you have any questions, feel free to PM me!! [​IMG]

    -Turkenstein25
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  10. meltonmb18

    meltonmb18 In the Brooder

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    Thanks so much for welcoming me to the flock! :) Very excited about this venture!
     

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