Hi all

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by aubsflock, Mar 10, 2017.

  1. aubsflock

    aubsflock In the Brooder

    Mar 10, 2017
    So cal
    My daughter is attempting to raise chickens for ffa. This is a brand new endeavor for both of us. Am looking forward to learning from all the seasoned vets out there.

  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

    Mar 9, 2014
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC - so glad you've joined us. You have come to the right place - we'll "talk chicken" with you all day long!

    FFA is such a wonderful organization (both my kids have participated and come away with such great experiences....my daughter actually went to Costa Rica courtesy of FFA). Is poultry a new area of participation for her chapter and advisor or have previous members pursued it and have some experience to offer her?
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, aubsflock, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! A great place for the beginning "chickener" tis the Learning Center - it is loaded with helpful articles covering the whole range of poultry keeping. Here's the link: https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    And if you'd like to chat with some local poultry peeps, find you state thread here and say howdy! https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    Best wishes on your poultry endeavor and thanks for joining BYC! [​IMG]
  4. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Good luck to your daughter with her FFA project!

  5. aubsflock

    aubsflock In the Brooder

    Mar 10, 2017
    So cal
    Thanks everyone I picked her up 6. 5 are golden Sex linked the other she picked out of the bantums. Don't hanve a clue what it is. It is the smallest of the group but appears to be the bossiest. It's always pecking at the big ones. Any ideas why?
  6. micah wotring

    micah wotring Crowing

    Apr 6, 2015
    WV boy here!
    Welcome to BYC! This is THE place to be for anything and everything poultry related...
    Whether you're looking for help, info, insight, poultry breeders, ideas, or just friends, you've come to the right place!

    Anyway, great to have ya here!

    Make it a great day!

  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under aubsflock [​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]

  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
  9. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

    Apr 24, 2016
    Hello, and welcome to Backyard chickens! I am so glad that you joined us, and I hope you will make yourself at home here and enjoy it as much as I have! :frow


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