Hello---new here from Michigan

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by FarmerCarl, Feb 1, 2009.

  1. FarmerCarl

    FarmerCarl Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 28, 2009
    West Michigan
    Hello, hello!![​IMG]

    Hubby and I have a few RIR layer hens. These girls are laying for us all through the winter. Good girls! We love our hens.

    We also have a dairy cow for milk, a calf for the freezer, a couple of horses, three dogs, a cat and five parrots.

    This summer we're adding to our feathered flock with some meat birds. Probably do 50-100 birds. Thinking about the Freedom Rangers instead of the Cornish X we did last summer. We are also going to raise a pig or two. We're really getting into the whole self sustainable way of life.

    I'd also like to raise my own chicks. Will be looking for suggestions on broody hens and the whole "hatching" experience.

    Glad to be here.

    Carla (aka Farmer Carl)
  2. citalk2much

    citalk2much Twilight Blessings Farm

    Dec 22, 2008
    GR MI: TN bound!
  3. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    [​IMG] from TN
  4. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
  5. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    [​IMG] from another Michigander!

    Glad to have you here! [​IMG]
  6. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    [​IMG] You will love this place!! [​IMG]
  7. Dandelion007

    Dandelion007 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 7, 2008
    Durant, OK

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