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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by redrstr29, Mar 20, 2013.

  1. redrstr29

    redrstr29 Songster

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    Hi yall from CT, Im getting 4 red stars within a couple of days from a feed store (started pullets) Please I hope I have restraint and dont come home with 12!!! My gf will kill me lol,,,,,,, So excited to get this chicken show on the road!!! Any info will be helpful!! I ve had chickens for years in the past but not in the pastg few years..whats should I expect?! Any advice
     

  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Well, you are not a complete newbie to the chicken world, but have a look at the Learning Center to refresh your memory [​IMG] Take gf with to the feedstore. She might end up buying 12 chicks! LOL enjoy the site!
     
  3. smudge

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    Good to see someone relatively near my neck of the woods!
     
  4. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!! [​IMG] Glad you joined us!! [​IMG]
     
  5. redrstr29

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    Hi everyone!!! Im excited , nice to meet everyone!!, they say Ct has the largest population of chickens (i think i read that somewere) and for such a farming state It took forever to find chickens.....its like I was looking for a hen that lays golden eggs lol!! I there long Island!!!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] You can always get another girlfriend, chickens can be forever.
     
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  7. redrstr29

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    Thanks MMk, and drmstk , SUMI- i did the chick thing a few times ....so over it....maybe once i get bored i will i have a little giant still air incubator used it once with 30 eggs and 30 hatched from my old barred rocks with a rir roo...little did i know i was creating a sex link.....and the best part was i was 24 girls!! sold most of them..that was like 5 years ago... I didnt eben know about the hybred then lol
     

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    liz9910 Crowing

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  9. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas, redrstr29, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! Good luck to you and your chickens!
     
  10. redrstr29

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    I also was given 22% protien starter is this ok to give them when i get them this week....its only a 25 lb bag so it should only last a couple of weeks?...I asked the feed store lady for layer crumble ...got home looked at the bag and it was blue seal STARTER.... lol...leave it to my luck..it does have calcium in it....
     

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