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Hello from NC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Egstratrestrial, Oct 22, 2015.

  1. Egstratrestrial

    Egstratrestrial New Egg

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    Hello BYCs

    I started my flock this past April. My interest is in the eggs and the entertainment the birds provide. I look forward to all the knowledge I can gather from you fellow BYCs.


    My flock is about 60 birds. Some ordered from an online hatchery, some where given/gifts but most bought from the local feed store. Some of the breeds include -- barred rocks, rr, silver lace wyandottes, polish, dorking,BYMs, ameraucana and a few others. I also have a small flock of guineafowl that share the coop.


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  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! What a lovely mixed flock you have there. I've not kept Guinea fowl myself but we do have a couple down at the farm where I keep the horse and they sure have a loud alarm call. Have you checked out the Guinea section of the forum? It's a great place for all your questions you have about them ~https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/45/guinea-fowl

    Good luck with your flock in the future. Be sure to ask any questions that you may have, everyone here to help and very friendly.

    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
  4. Bigwig

    Bigwig Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome!

    I live in NC as well. If you need help with anything their are thousands of BYC members who will be happy to give advice and if you have information that you would like to share their are plenty of novice farmers who need it. Also if you want to research a chicken breed you can look at our Breed Page and view thousands of ratings and pros and cons of over a hundred chickens breeds.

     
  5. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to joined the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Egs. Glad you decided to join our flock. Sounds like "chicken math" has definitely taken hold at your place. :eek:) If you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  7. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    You have a nice big mixed flock, hope all is going well for you.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens - hope you enjoy BYC as much as we do [​IMG]
     
  9. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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