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Hello from Georgia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by KenK, Jan 23, 2011.

  1. KenK

    KenK Songster

    Jan 23, 2011
    Georgia
    Hello all. I've been lurking here for a few days and decided to join.

    Raised chickens for a few years, many years ago, and plan to resume this spring. Back then I had some mixed game chickens that were started from a trio my uncle gave me. The predators finally wiped me out.

    I enjoy most anything food related and the older I get the more I have become interested in self sufficiency. When I'm finally able to retire in a few years would like to grow all our food.

    Been enjoying reading what the folks here have to say while I plan on how to build accomodations for the birds and just what type to get.

    The plan now is to get a couple dozen straight run chicks, maybe Wyandottes. We will eat all but 4-5 hens and a rooster this summer and see how it goes from there.
     

  2. TheyThinkI'mTheirMom

    TheyThinkI'mTheirMom In the Brooder

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    Welcome. My Dad's people were farmers and pioneered Colquitt Cty. This is the place to come to for everything regarding chickens.
     
  3. Wild Trapper

    Wild Trapper Songster

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    [​IMG] from Ohio

    Wyandottes are great birds and a good choice.
     
  4. wekiva bird

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  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Welcome, Ken, from Fannin County, GA! [​IMG]
     
  6. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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    4-H chicken mom Crowing

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  8. Desert Rooster

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  10. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     

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