Hello! We are raising Chickens in Morocco

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ExpatHomestead, Mar 1, 2014.

  1. ExpatHomestead

    ExpatHomestead In the Brooder

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    I hope this doesnt double post if it does I am sorry.I am an American living in Morocco with my Moroccan husband.We currently have about 20 hens a rooster 9 pullets and a sad attempt at raising chicks(1 is currently holding on for dear life after 10 of his brothers expired )In addition we have a Bantam Rooster with 2 Bantam hens Quail and 2 Pigeon Couples with 2 pigeon babies.All of our Regular sized hens have been rescued from the Poultry Butcher(Poultry is sold live here).It is great to love in a country which is still so in touch with the land and we want to raise them the traditional way but we are newbies and the internet makes everything seem super complicated.Great to be here!
     

  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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    Welcome. Glad to have people from all over.
    First advice is to not overcomplicate it. Try to replicate what people in your area do till you learn more and tweak it later.
    Chickens aren't very fragile and given clean water, good food and space will cover for a multitude of other mistakes.
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member 7 Years

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    Hi there, [​IMG]and welcome to BYC!

    Chickens don't have to be complicated. Just give them clean facilities, room to roam or a good run, good feed, clean water and enjoy them!
     

  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Welcome to BYC, and good luck with your poultry projects.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    I'm pretty sure I answered your first post but, in case I'm wrong [​IMG]
     

  7. kidcody

    kidcody Crowing 7 Years

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    from Washington state glad you joined us!
     
  8. ExpatHomestead

    ExpatHomestead In the Brooder

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    Thank you all for the warm welcome!
     

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