Hello, 2011 was our first year back in raising chickens. I had chickens when I was a kid 30 years ago. My wife and daughter wanted to try .So we are in it heavy now.We have a flock of 17 adults. They are mix of breeds, Buckeyes, Leghorns and rocks I made my own incubator, put in 6 eggs and January 1 at 11:00am 3 have hatched and we watching the other 3. The BYC has help us a lot. I almost forgot we are from Northeastern NC, Camden County.