Hello from Oregon!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by YoungAtHeart, Mar 2, 2009.

  1. YoungAtHeart

    YoungAtHeart Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi! We are a couple from Oregon who has just started our chicken flock. We are so excited to begin! We just built our coop from the ground up last month and started what we thought would be a small flock. We however, I admit, have become a little obsessed and caught chicken fever. We now have a flock of 1 Americana and 1 Legorn laying hen, 7 "mutt chickens" as we call them, 2 bantys, and a white silkie rooster in our coop. We also are raising 7 rhode island red, 2 black silkies, 2 black sex-links and a partrdige cochin silkie mix in a brooder box on our porch. We are looking forward to getting all the yummy fresh eggs we can when our little flock is all grown up!

    Loking forward to talking!
    Steph and Tyler
     
  2. JenMT

    JenMT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome, I am new to this site too. I have 4 Barred Rocks, 4 RIR's, and 4 Buff Orpingtons. Mine are still in the laundry room, they are only 4 weeks old and my coop is still being framed. How old is your flock? You will love this site, the members are so useful and friendly. Good luck to you.
     
  3. FrenchHen

    FrenchHen Chicken Ambassador

    Jan 26, 2009
    Bagshot Row
    Welcome from the Beaver State!
     
  4. Bil

    Bil Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey there! Welcome!
     
  5. n-da-woods

    n-da-woods Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2009
    North Carolina
    Hello & [​IMG] from NC
     
  6. poultrykeeper08

    poultrykeeper08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. Orpington Poultry

    Orpington Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to another new member, I just joined and love the site.

    K.
     
  8. bheila

    bheila Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 8, 2008
    Kent, Wa
    [​IMG]:woot
     
  9. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

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    [​IMG] from TN
     
  10. JDEDJ

    JDEDJ New Egg

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    Hey! welcome fellow Oregonian! We are just starting (well havent even built the coop or picked up the chicks... but hoping this week will be it.
    We are doing a MUCH smaller operation than you guys... only 3 hens are allowed within the Woodburn City limits.
    Good Luck!
    and thanks to BYC for all the info for us newbies!
     

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