Greetings from Ohio!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by araeihrig, Nov 4, 2014.

  1. araeihrig

    araeihrig Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey all! I have been checking out forums just browsing through the Internet and found a lot of good reading material. Since I am new to chickens I figured it would be a good idea to join. This is my young New Hampshire Red rooster. [​IMG]
     
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  2. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    Welcome to BYC! You've come to the right place for all things chicken, lol. That's a beautiful roo you have!
     
  3. araeihrig

    araeihrig Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks. I now have two of these guys. I got them from my inlaws. I got 7 sex link hens and a barred rock roo from someone at work. The barred rock and 3 of the hens have been processed.

    I really want some buff Orpingtons. :)
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. You NH rooster is gorgeous and sex links are egg laying machines. You should get loads of egg from those 7 girls. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Are your sex links, Black Sex Links or Red Sex Links?
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Beautiful rooster, he really is RED
     
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  6. araeihrig

    araeihrig Out Of The Brooder

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    They are red sex links. They are also 2 years old, so not too many eggs. I got them for free for food purposes. I do have 4 of the 7 left. They aren't very productive. I believe that is due to their age.

    And thank you about my roo. That one is Mr. Roo. My other NHR roo is named stock pot. LOL
     
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  7. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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  8. araeihrig

    araeihrig Out Of The Brooder

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    My chickens all hang out with my horses. They tend to go and rummage under the rabbit hutches too. They are very good foragers. :)
     
  9. StephensonC

    StephensonC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi and welcome to BYC!! Your roo is beautiful! I have one that looks identical to him. Very sweet too! [​IMG]
     
  10. bockbockbegawk

    bockbockbegawk New Egg

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    Welcome! I'm new here and also from Ohio! What part are you in?
     

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