Hello from Kansas City, MO

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by l8ybud, Jul 24, 2015.

  1. l8ybud

    l8ybud Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi we have several chickens. We live in the northern Kansas City, MO area. I am trying to find a hatchery that is close and reliable.

    We have 15 chickens that are about 4 months old and four that are 3 months old.

    Americanas that may be EE
    White Leghorns
    Black Cochins
    Giant Black Austrolorps
    Buff Orphingtons
    Barred Rock
    Silver Wyandottes

    We are picking up 4 lavender orpingtons and two speckled sussex tomorrow. SO EGGCITED!

    Anyone know of any hatcheries that aren't all the way to Columbia or Topeka??
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! You have a lovely mix of birds there in your flock. Good luck with your 6 new additions that you are picking up tomorrow. I can see why you are so eggcited at adding new birds. Have you dropped by your state thread to see if other members there can point you in the right direction for a hatchery. Here is the link for the where am I where are you ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you

    Wishing you the very best of luck and enjoy BYC :frow
     
  3. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Hi, welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    The state link you got from @Yorkshire coop is a good place to check. I'm not sure how far Lebanon is from you but Cackle Hatchery is there.
    http://www.cacklehatchery.com/

    Hope you find what you are looking for, love to see a photo of your birds.

    Nice to have you here!
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Are Black australorps coming in Giant size now? I guess everything is being supersized. Welcome to Backyard chickens
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Good luck finding what you are looking for. Definitely follow the links provided above.

    Make yourself at home here and if you have any further questions, feel free to ask around the forums.

    Welcome to our flock!
     
  7. l8ybud

    l8ybud Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much! So.. we drove four hours. We were intending on getting 4 lavender orpington.....we came home with:
    1 hen olive egger
    2 hen golden laced bantam cochins
    1 hen porcelain d' uncle
    3 hen lavender orpingtons
    1 rooster lavender orpington

    Oh baby! So excited they are so sweet!!!!!!!!
     
  8. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Congratulations on the additions to your flock! [​IMG]
     
  9. l8ybud

    l8ybud Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for the warm welcome all!! I hope to learn a great deal from this site.
     
  10. joshram

    joshram Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm also in Kansas City, MO and I was thinking about getting chickens again and I was wondering where you get yours from?
     

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