Happy New Year tp All

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by JCoogle, Dec 31, 2009.

  1. JCoogle

    JCoogle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Good evening all. I have been on here for almost a month but I thought I better introduce myself. I am a newbie to raising chickens but so far I love it. It all started with two mut chickens a friend from work gave to me. Now I have three breeding pairs of silkie and I am adding new hens every chance I get, plus I have a coop just for layers because homegrown eggs are always better then store bought. I have even built an incubater that can hold about 100 eggs so far. I have messed with reptiles in the past but my wife will no longer let me so I turned to the chicken world and love it. I want to get into the more exotic breeds in the future and I am testing my skills on my current flock. My wife wants to continue with the silkes and start some buff orps. So far this club has really helped me out on some questions that I have had thru my and other members post. Thank you all for the help.
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    30,361
    150
    446
    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Jeremy,

    Welcome to BYC!

    [​IMG]

    We are so glad you found us.

    I'm sure that you too will be able to help many of the newbies that come here because you have been through it.

    Welcome from AZ!

    [​IMG]
     
  3. JCoogle

    JCoogle Chillin' With My Peeps

    I hope so. I think that my backgroud in Reptiles and insects will help. I use to breed to try to bring out certain genetics. I hope to bring this to the chicken world....lol. I am interested in trying to come up with a new and interesting bloodline.
     
  4. Hoosiermomma

    Hoosiermomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2009
    S.E Ind
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from the Hoosier State! This is certainly the right place to come to, to feed your new found addiction! [​IMG]
    BTW .....Happy New Year!
     
  5. bishopschickens

    bishopschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2008
    Cumberland, VA
    Happy New Year!
     
  6. FortWorthChicks

    FortWorthChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 21, 2009
    Fort Worth
    happy new year ![​IMG]
     
  7. TheGoldenRoo

    TheGoldenRoo A Crazy and Fun Chicken

    605
    0
    129
    Oct 15, 2009
    ND
    [​IMG] from ND and a happy new year!
     
  8. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm Premium Member

    8,373
    64
    326
    Apr 13, 2008
    Bowdon, GA
    Welcome to BYC. My hubbie and I are from Bowdon and run a chemical free farm and raise and sell veggies, all kinds of poultry, ship eggs and hatch babies as well....Also raise goats and bunnies.

    If I can ever help you all in any way, or help you navigate the BYC or sister boards, please let me know.

    Happy New Years![​IMG][​IMG]
     
  9. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  10. Enjaytoo

    Enjaytoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    366
    1
    119
    Sep 8, 2009
    Tempe
    [​IMG] Glad you joined [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by