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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Aunt Rannie, Jun 23, 2011.

  1. Aunt Rannie

    Aunt Rannie Hatching

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    Hello all!

    I've been visiting this site for six months now for advice, but it just dawned on me to become a member!

    I'm a brand new "chicken farmer" and have LOTS of questions! My husband and I got 50 Delaware chicks and they are coming up on 16 weeks. We are definitely doing eggs, and will attempt butchering our roos for meat in the next few weeks (ugh, idk, I've grown attached!).

    The chickens are really "my thing", as we also have a herd of Boer goats, but they're mainly my Hubby's "thing".

    I'm excited to be here and look forward to sharing and learning from all of you pros!

    Aunt Rannie
     

  2. Kbagwell1

    Kbagwell1 Chirping

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    [​IMG] from Augusta, GA! Feel free to ask away!
     
  3. danielle82

    danielle82 A Good Egg

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    butchering isn't so bad. It dosn't really bother me once they are actually dead...(taking them from life to death is my Dh's job though, and he does it painless and quick)

    And there is nothing better than cooking up a meal grown at home! [​IMG]
     
  4. Chickenberry

    Chickenberry Songster

    [​IMG] Welcome from one Okie to another! [​IMG]
     
  5. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    A big Texas-size [​IMG]

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    (I know all about getting 'attached'!)
     
  6. Unclebean

    Unclebean Rest in Peace 1977-2013

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    [​IMG] from Pennsylvania!
     
  7. Chickencoop1996

    Chickencoop1996 Songster

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  8. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  9. Aunt Rannie

    Aunt Rannie Hatching

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    Thanks, everyone!
     
  10. Kitt

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