hello from northern indiana

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by miabyrer, Apr 16, 2011.

  1. miabyrer

    miabyrer Out Of The Brooder

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    My husband nd I are new to chickens. We just moved onto a 2 acre property and are excited about the country life! we have a huge garden and decided we needed to try our hand at chickens. We have been raising chicks for almost 5 weeks now.
    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    We have 6 5-week old red pullets ( i think one might actually be a rooster but we will have to wait and see)
    (3) What breeds do you have?
    They are all red but I think there are 3 NH reds and 3 RI reds.
    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    When I start something new I tend to learn as much as I can about it. I looked everywhere I could online and this site kept popping up so I checked it out.
    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    I am a bit odd for my age. I grew up in a small town but now I am completely country. At 23 years old I can stuff from the garden, crochet, quilt, garden, and sew. I also love hiking, camping, and anything outdoors.
    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    I have a wonderful husband, an indoor cat, a cuddlier outdoor cat and 6 chicks. I am a grad student in a master's of social work program. We currently live with/ take care of my hubbies grandparents. Life is great and the more time I get to spend outside, the better it gets.
     
  2. Hillbilly Hen

    Hillbilly Hen Overrun With Chickens

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  3. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    [​IMG] I'm glad you found us!
     
  4. Cacciatore

    Cacciatore Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 19, 2011
    San Pablo, CA
    Welcome from Northern California. [​IMG]
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. hulufarms

    hulufarms Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

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  8. feather and mountain man

    feather and mountain man Corn fed Indiana farmgirl

    Jan 17, 2010
    [​IMG] from a fello hoosier
     
  9. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join.
     
  10. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
     

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