Hello from Conway, Arkansas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by DuncanJ, Apr 26, 2016.

  1. DuncanJ

    DuncanJ Just Hatched

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    I'm new to raising chickens I started with (1)-Beardless Black Silkie Rooster and (4) Pullets (2- butterscotch colored) and (2-silver colored) I have a mallard duck and a black duck hen! I've always wanted to raise chickens now we have the room I'm going at it!
     
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello from Wisconsin. Welcome to BYC. Check out the categories at the top of this page. Just click on one.
     
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Duncan and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard with us.


    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre (even if you have lots of experience)
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    All the best
    CT
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Duncan. Hope you enjoy Backyard chickens as much as we do.
     
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  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
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  6. DuncanJ

    DuncanJ Just Hatched

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    Thanks so much for sharing info on how to do this!
     
  7. DuncanJ

    DuncanJ Just Hatched

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    Thank you I love how there is so much information I can't read enough of it lol I learn more each time I sit down and pull it up!
     
  8. DuncanJ

    DuncanJ Just Hatched

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    Ok so question I want some egg layes. Ones that will hatch their young any recommendations? I have silkie rooster and 4 hens I don't have one egg between the lot of them. They should be 3-4 months old maybe older but nothing. I'm wondering if it's because they were in a pen with a mallard and his miss till today. I just built them their own chicken tractor! Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!
     
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