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Hello from Central Florida

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by QuailNewbee, Sep 4, 2013.

  1. QuailNewbee

    QuailNewbee In the Brooder

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    Hello BYC community !

    I am a complete newbie to raising birds. I decided to try my hand at raising quail since I live the the "suburbs" of sorts and the county does not allow the raising of chickens or other poultry. Figured quail are smaller and more quiet which makes them easier to "hide". So far so good !

    I am totally enjoying their personalities and their eggs ! I have 6 hens and 2 roos (Coturnix). I wanted to raise them on organic, non-GMO feed but it isn't available locally, I'll have to order it online in the future. Also starting a mealworm farm to supplement their feed. Raising them for meat and eggs for myself and my dogs ( they eat a Raw diet).

    Thank you and I look forward to learning more about these great little birds !

    Valerie in Florida
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 9 Years

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  3. QuailNewbee

    QuailNewbee In the Brooder

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    Thanks so much ! [​IMG]
     
  4. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Free Ranging 7 Years

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan :D
     
  5. QuailNewbee

    QuailNewbee In the Brooder

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    Thank you !
     
  6. LeviS

    LeviS Songster 6 Years

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    :welcome and good luck with your poultry adventure :frow Glad quail are working out for you:)
     
  7. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Welcome to BYC - good luck with your flock.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome!
     
  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  10. QuailNewbee

    QuailNewbee In the Brooder

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    Thank you all so much for the warm welcome... my flock.. I like the sound of that ! [​IMG]
     

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