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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by gvh221, Aug 6, 2013.

  1. gvh221

    gvh221 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello BYC community!

    I am new to the forum, and new to raising chickens as well. My name is George, and I live in North Carolina. I've always been interested in raising chickens, and my kids provided me with the motivation to go for it.

    I remember as a young kid, my father bought me that tiny little yellow incubator (the very inexpensive one) and it came with some quail eggs. I remember excitedly turning the eggs each day until hatch day, and believe it or not 80% of the quail eggs hatched. I reminisce about how cool the whole experience was, and want to be able to give my kids a similar experience.

    I think my children will enjoy watching the eggs hatch, and they will learn responsibility in helping me raise the chickens; sounds like a win-win to me :). It's great to meet all of you, and I look forward to interacting and learning from all the experience here at BYC.
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    :welcome
     
  3. gvh221

    gvh221 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks!
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, George, and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our community! Best of luck to you and your flock!
     
  5. gvh221

    gvh221 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you so much!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] wow you got neat stuff as a kid
     
  7. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  9. ChirpyChicks1

    ChirpyChicks1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the site!
     
  10. gvh221

    gvh221 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you all very much. I look forward to talking to and learning from all of you fine people. :)
     

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