Hey y'all

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by BeefChicken, Aug 7, 2016.

  1. BeefChicken

    BeefChicken In the Brooder

    Aug 6, 2016
    Mc Henry MD
    I recently (few months) started turning my great Grandparents farm back into one. Started with bantams. S.o.wanted some layers. Youngest kid wanted a goat. Got 2 and now maybe a third lol. 2 goats were rehomings. We were already overwhelmed so I found someone with seramas. I wanted 4. She brought 9. I couldn't decide. Took em all. Went to the auction afterwards and the youngest picked a box of 8 misc banty chicks and I got another Roo! I'd like to post the chick pics and see if anyone could figure them out. I think some are mixed. I'll take pics in the morning. They just shut up after the last goat bottle feeding (mother abandoned her). Thanks in advance. We've gotten good advice from this site the past couple months!

  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockwit Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us. You can post pics on the breed / gender ID forum - https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre 
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads. 

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread  as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you

    All the best
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  3. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

    Jan 10, 2013
    [​IMG] so glad you have joined us.

    Sounds like a wonderful experience for you and your family to be able to obtain and re-establish a farm on your Grandparents land :)
    And imagine it was a lot of really hard work to accomplish.

    Good luck with the new adventure.
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Hello from Kansas, BeefChicken, and :welcome. Great to have you here! Happy you have found BYC helpful. Best of luck.

  5. BuffOrpington88

    BuffOrpington88 Non-Stop

    Mar 20, 2012
    Hi and [​IMG]

    That's nice that you are turning it into a farm again, and I'm glad that this site has been helpful! Yep, you can post the pics over at What Breed or Gender is This? and folks there should be able to help you out.

    Good luck and thanks for joining us! [​IMG]
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  7. BeefChicken

    BeefChicken In the Brooder

    Aug 6, 2016
    Mc Henry MD
    Thanks everyone and thanks for the tip on the state thread. Yes, hard work but has brought a life back to the place that it hasn't had in a long time. My barns 'spirit' is happy to house animals again. It had been bored of family trash lol. Thanks again

  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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

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