Hello from texas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Scooter1978, Mar 2, 2014.

  1. Scooter1978

    Scooter1978 Out Of The Brooder

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    Have been raising and showing livestock (only animal I never showed was a turkey and lamas)since 9 years of age I'm now 35. Have always had chickens around but never serious with them now I'm fascinated with rare or exotic type of chickens and of course showing them. I actually worked for a poultry breeder who raised everything from bantams to peacocks for several years and sold through the San Antonio paper, if I had to venture a guess he kept about 2,000 birds of numerous breeds.

    Just found this site and joined today so I'm still stumbling around here if anyone can guide me to an area that has examples of good facilitiy design including incubator & brooder barn quarantine pens breeding pens grow out pens etc etc... I'm not into having some fancy "coops" I see online but more of a workable facility some of you might call it permaculture.
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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  3. LuvinBlueBirds

    LuvinBlueBirds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome!
    There are many here that are looking into the same things that you are. If you do a search for perma culture you will find several threads dedicated to that. There are loads of threads about coop design and you can browse loads of ideas and fantastic ideas.


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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] You may want to post on your state thread to see what considerations have to be made for your climate. Go to "where am I, where are you." to locate your state thread.
     
  6. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] it's great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]





    You might want to check out the BYC learning center [​IMG]
     
  7. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    mattsinger Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hungnguyen Chillin' With My Peeps

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