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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by clfehler, Apr 3, 2012.

  1. clfehler

    clfehler Out Of The Brooder

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    I just picked up my first chicks! So excited! We've been thinking about raising chickens for eggs for quite a while, but purposely waited until spring to take advantage of all the locally available chicks. I picked up 6 naked necks at my local feed store and will probably add 1 or 2 other varieties - just a few of each. The naked necks are not pretty, but their disease resistance (according to books and what I've read online??) seemed to me a good way to go for a beginner.

    So my first goal is my own eggs, of course, and the by-product fertilizer for my garden as well pest control....it's a win win!!

    Cyndi
     
  2. Queen of the chickens

    Queen of the chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Congratulations! I hope you enjoy your chickens as much as I enjoy mine.
     
  3. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    [​IMG] . Congrats on the first chicks!
     
  4. Aeropennchick

    Aeropennchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome!! Beware of "chicken math" - just a few more might mean 20! [​IMG]
     
  5. clfehler

    clfehler Out Of The Brooder

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    Yeah, I read about that! ;-)
     
  6. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]
     
  7. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi && Welcome!
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  8. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio...glad you joined us
     
  9. ThePigeonKid

    ThePigeonKid Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from Ohio!
     
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    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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