Good Morning from SE Georgia!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by medic72, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. medic72

    medic72 Out Of The Brooder

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    hello everyone, i believe i have found the treasure chest of chicken info [​IMG] my family and I are raising chickens for the first time in a long time.

    we have a small family wanna be farm with peas/peppers/strawberries/garlic etc etc and now chickens! I am a paramedic by trade and old army as well.

    our neighbor gave me 19 chicks of unknown type to me, but after research and looking at his i believe they are langhorns as they look exactly like the representation on this website.

    i have 18 left but still waiting on the combs to clue me in on which sex etc i have. i was told i have 2 roos and 16 hens at the start but who knows.

    i believe the age are about 6weeks (well since i got them from the hatchery (from the neightbor). they were very small and all 19 fit into a medium dog carrier and took up only half of it haha. now they are about hrm 1 lb each and getting big. they all have combs and the ones on their chins (sorry forgot what they are called)

    anyway glad to be here and i have alot of info to read up on so...

    thanks for the great reading opportunity
     
  2. jen5680

    jen5680 Southside Silkie Shack

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    [​IMG] from SW Ohio!!
     
  3. GoldenCometLover

    GoldenCometLover Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. dkvart1

    dkvart1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Hi from extreme N. Ga in Fannin County (NC line). [​IMG]
     
  6. jbowyer01

    jbowyer01 Just Me!

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    Welcome from SW Georgia!
     
  7. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC. Camden County here.
     
  8. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. It is a great site. [​IMG]
     
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    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    A warm welcome from an imp in Washington

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  10. can you hear me now?

    can you hear me now? Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from Missouri and I will agree with a previous poster, this is a great site.
     

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