Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Wyardbird, May 9, 2018.

  1. Wyardbird

    Wyardbird In the Brooder

    May 7, 2018
    Hello fellow members! Let me introduce myself...I have been raising chickens for several years now. It all started with the purpose of having quality control of eggs and how the chickens were raised. That meaning, my chickens are not penned or fenced and they are supplemented with Scratch and Peck feeds. My barnyard mix soon transitioned to rare breeds and well I’m sure most of you can relate. I could be a chicken snob sadly when it comes to my flock. That doesn’t mean I judge others and their setup at all. In fact, I absolutely love talking about chickens and setups and just listening to everything my fellow poultry keepers have going on. I’m still new and I feel there is always something to learn.

    I have raised Icelandics from David Grote for several years and this year I have added Blue Black Splash Ameeaucanas from Paul Smith and I am working on French Silver Cuckoo Marans from Little Peddler. The Marans are turning out to be quite the project to start, but if it works out they will be worth it.

    I am excited to be able to join in on the conversations here and look forward to learning from everyone!
  2. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

    Jan 30, 2015
    Hello and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us. Please make yourself at home.
  3. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Did you candle today?

    Welcome! :yesss: We are glad you joined our flock!
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.

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  4. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Just clucking around

    Feb 7, 2018
    Hampshire, UK
    My Coop
    :frowHello and :welcome It’s good to have you here :thumbsup
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  5. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie All My Friends Have Hoofs

    Feb 28, 2017
    Florida Peninsula
    My Coop
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  6. Ducksandchickens

    Ducksandchickens Free Ranging

    Apr 24, 2018
    North Western Ohio
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens
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  8. thudson

    thudson Songster

    Apr 2, 2013
    Gatesville Texas
    :welcome Howdy from Texas!:frowThanks for joining us:caf. Sounds like you got a good handle on things. But feel free to chime in share some stories or advice. We all love our own flocks and we love to hear stories of other members flocks. We celebrate:wee:celebrateand we are a good shoulder during losses and hard times:hit:he:barnie. So whatever you need we are here for you:caf. Thanks again for joining us.
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  9. LittleBrownie

    LittleBrownie 4D Personality

    Sep 30, 2014

    I'm glad you joined! I hope you enjoy BYC as much as we do!
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  10. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

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    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.

    You might want to also Find Your State Thread and pop in and say hello.
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