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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by TeeMom, Aug 31, 2016.

  1. TeeMom

    TeeMom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just a quick introduction...I am a stay at home mom of 5 kids (2 years to almost 9) who acquired my first mixed flock of chicks the spring before last after being a city girl and moving into the country the year prior. I have officially been bitten by the chicken bug! I started with a mix from a local feed store that turned out to be a handful of barred rocks, a handful of New Hampshire Reds (I'm just guessing...just in it for the eggs) and 1 buff orpinton. I was excited about fresh eggs and didn't expect to fall head over heels in love, but here I am. This spring, my husband went to work building me a chicken palace and I added some Ameraucanas, a few Isbars, some speckled sussex and black copper marans. They are all straight run, but it's looking like I have more than half that are pullets and my Ameraucana pullets (2 of them) just started laying a couple of weeks ago! So...hello from smack dab in the middle of Kansas! :)
     
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you. Sounds like you have a very colorful flock!
     
  3. BuffOrpington88

    BuffOrpington88 Non-Stop

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    Hi and welcome to BYC! Thanks for joining us! [​IMG]
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from a fellow Kansan, TeeMom, and :welcome. Great to see fellow Sunflower Staters on BYC! Happy to have you aboard!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you TeeMom - thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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