Hi i am from upstate NY. And i am just starting out i heard about this site from my sister. She said that this would be a good place to start asking questions that no one was going to bash or down me !!! Chicken world is Mutch different than dog world everybody is out to get every one there your never good enough in dog world. so im going to start out on 11.5 acers of land with 50 chickens and 15 turkey for my own use for eggs and meat sooooooo sick of the price of chicken and turkey in the store. I also look forward to my venture and desire to raise animals for struckture and rules for my two lovely daughters as chores my oldest is 3 and she is verry stuborn i think it will help her learn structure. Well thats my introduction ummmmmmmmm thanks !!!