Hey from NWGA

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by coreym11787, Mar 26, 2017.

  1. coreym11787

    coreym11787 New Egg

    Mar 26, 2017
    Rome, Georgia
    Hey all from Northwest Georgia. I'm originally from Dahlonega GA. My family has commercially raised chickens for Fieldale Farms and many are employed at their Processing Plant. I was an Animal Welfare Officer for Fieldale for a while myself. This is my first time raising chickens of my own. We have 5 hens and 1 rooster. Not really sure what breed they are yet. We also have 2 Pekin ducklings. I personally prefer the chickens lol.
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greeting from Kansas, coreym11787, and :welcome! Great to have you in our community. I'm in agreement with you - chickens are easier than ducks.
    Should you want to chat with some local poultry folks, find the GA thread in the link below and say howdy: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread
    Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC!
  3. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under coreym11787 [​IMG] Welcome!

    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.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
  4. vachick15

    vachick15 Overrun With Chickens

    Welcome to BYC! I hope you like it here!
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to BYC. You can post photos of your chickens at "what breed or gender is this," and they should be able to ID them for you.
  6. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Thanks for joining us, it's nice to have you here!

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