(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? Not new to chickens. I've grown up with laying hens. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 29: 25 Cornish Cross and 4 Welsummers (3) What breeds do you have? Cornish Cross & Welsummers (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Google (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Gardening, hiking, reading (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I work in IT and enjoy homesteading. Trying to grow as much of our own food as possible this year.