been reading your forum for about a month and decided to join. i have raised chickens before, back in illinois when i was younger. with the passing of my grandmother this summer i dend could not be happiercided to pass on what i know to my family, children and grandchildren. ordered 15 chicks from cackle and could not be happier. have 14 month old chicks here in anchorage,alaska. all are doing well and growing like weeds.