Hi, from Arkansas!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Shawna_scott, Apr 22, 2018.

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  1. Shawna_scott

    Shawna_scott In the Brooder

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    Hi, My name is Shawna.
    I live in Arkansas. We live on a farm with currently around 70 chickens. It changes a few here and there often though. Currently... 7 roosters, 28 chicks and 35 hens. We also have 4 sheep, 2 dogs, a huge water frog named hank, 5 fish, 5 ducks, 1 guinea and 1 dwarf Goat named Andy. I will begin incubating many eggs tomorrow too! I love my little farm! I have 4 children and a husband. They enjoy the animals as much as me. Our chicken breeds are... Barred Rock, black-gold-silver laced wyandottes, Silkies, Cochin, brahama, Austrolorp, oliver egger, easter eggers, white and brown leghorn, Black Rose comb bantam, Easter egg Bantams, Barred Rock Bantams,Wheaten Cubalayan Bantam, Cochin Bantam, Red Sex link, Delaware, and Sizzles. We have been farming since 2016 when we decided to move to the country with my husbands family! I nlook forward to all of the knowledge we can learn from this site!
     
  2. SueT

    SueT Free Ranging

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    Welcome to BYC! I look forward to seeing you around!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    70 chickens -good for you, nice number to start with :gig Welcome to the flock
     
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    Pork Pie Flockwit

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  5. LittleBrownie

    LittleBrownie 4D Personality

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    :welcome

    I'm glad you joined! I hope you enjoy BYC as much as we do!
     
  6. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Set 40 eggs Jan. 2!

    :yesss: We are glad you joined this flock!
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.

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  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

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  8. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg

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    Only 70 chickens?

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  9. AnimalGeek23

    AnimalGeek23 Crowing

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    :welcome AnimalGeek23 welcomes ya!

    70 chickens!! Ha! Ha! No biggy, ha, am I right?!

    *Secretly turns away feeling jealous, because I don't have any but I'm only getting 2*
    Ha, just kidding with you. But still!! I wish! I had! That! Much! Fluffy balls! Of awesomeness!! :thumbsup
    Hope you have fun in this awesome internet place!
     
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  10. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Just clucking around

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    :welcome We’re all chicken mad here and there’s so many helpful, knowledgeable members so and I’m sure you’ll find this site a useful resource. Great to have you here :)
     
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