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Hello from southern Arizona

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Dustypines, Apr 23, 2016.

  1. Dustypines

    Dustypines New Egg

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    Hello All!
    I am owner to approx 30 egg bearing ladies and one Blue Splash Rooster. I have been raising chickens for about 11 years. My flock is a mixture of Americana's, Barred Rocks, Blue Wyandotte, cuckoo Marans, Welsummers, a game hen and black Astralorpe. I just finished my first hatching! 9 eggs started and 8 hatched.
    Along with the chickens, I raise Dwarf Nigerian goats and a couple of pigs. Looking for a KuneKune or Guinea Hog gilt. When time allows I make soap with goats milk.
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! That's a lovely flock you have there and with 11 years chicken keeping under your belt I'm sure your knowledge will really help lots of members here.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. I have never heard of those breeds of pigs - would love to see photos of them - once you find them.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. You evidently have lots of experience, and i hope that will find a little time to help other members out, as well as enjoy being a member.

    Best wishes
    CT
     
  6. Dustypines

    Dustypines New Egg

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    Hello and thank you!
    I will try and help any way I can :)
     

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