Hi from Matthews NC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by gavinandallison, Jul 25, 2010.

  1. gavinandallison

    gavinandallison Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 25, 2010
    Matthews, NC.
    New to the Chicken world, we'd like to say hi and possibly talk with others in our local area that raise chickens for eggs. We are Allison and Gavin Dyer, living south of Matthews NC. We have 5 3-week old Plymouth Barren Rock chicks that we are currently raising in a brooder box in our back bedroom. We have a coop and built an outside run for them that we plan to move around the yard.

    So, if you are close by please email us at: [email protected] then we can swap stories, ideas and hints on better raising of our little "girls".
  2. Leia's Chickens

    Leia's Chickens A Sunkissed Delight

    Jun 20, 2010
    [​IMG] from OKlahoma.
  3. gavinandallison

    gavinandallison Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 25, 2010
    Matthews, NC.
    Leia, many thanks!! am sure we'll make many new friends!! [​IMG]
  4. Mama C

    Mama C Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 19, 2010
    Chatham County, NC
    Hi Allison & Gavin! We're in NC as well - just a few hours north. From the looks of your BYC page it seems you are already settling in nicely with your chicks. Congratulations on the new adventure and [​IMG]
  5. silkiefarmer

    silkiefarmer New Egg

    Jun 28, 2010
    I heard you i could be addicting. My 14 y.o son wanted to have hens. He is raising 1 Rhode Island red, 1 Barred rock, 1 Ameraucana, 1 Cuckoo maran, and 1 Bearded silkie. And he wants to get more and more, and more. You must have a big space to have all of your girls. Have a happy and fun raising. We love our girls. Never knew raising chickens could be such a good therapy.
    I called "chicken therapy".[​IMG]
  6. hogwild

    hogwild New Egg

    Apr 15, 2012
    hi my wife and I just bought two chicks and are kinda new to chicken raising
  7. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad you joined. :thumbsup
  8. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 16, 2011
    Hi && Welcome!!!
  9. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 26, 2011
    Upper Peninsula Michigan
    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]

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