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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ridingtailboard, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. ridingtailboard

    ridingtailboard Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello,
    My family and I have a little homestead in WV. We keep goats, horses, dogs,and so on. I have kept chickens for several years, and currently have six. I recently started wanting to raise quail. Just hatched 25 cots and have 50 bob whites hatching now.

    Anyway, I have relied heavily on BYC for info and figured I would join.

    Thanks
    Andy
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC, Andy -- sounds like you jumped into quail with both feet -- are you planning to raise them for consumption or?
     
  3. ridingtailboard

    ridingtailboard Out Of The Brooder

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    We love the eggs and meat. The whites are for older friends and family who have asked me to raise them for consumption. They miss them. I plan on releasing some on the farm.
    The cots are for eggs
     
  4. ridingtailboard

    ridingtailboard Out Of The Brooder

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    These are my two day old chicks.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Andy, Welcome to Backyard chickens
     
  6. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi Andy and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    As I'm sure you know, there are forums and threads on many different animals here, so please make yourself at home and enjoy being a member.

    All the best
    CT
     

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