Hi from MI!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by SyAis Farms, Apr 13, 2017.

  1. SyAis Farms

    SyAis Farms Hatching

    Apr 13, 2017
    Hi everyone! We just started our flock (a little bit early because I couldn't resist the ducklings at tsc). We have 11 chicks coming from Murray's the 2nd week of may and we have 5 ducklings at home. Started with 2 rouens and 1 pekin and then added 2 khaki campbells today when I went to just get some bedding lol. This is my family's first time raising poultry. I raised broilers for ffa in high school but that was as a group. We are excited to start this adventure and I have already learned so much from reading everyone's post while doing my research! We are hoping my son will be able to show one of our ducks this year or next in his 4h group. He is 7 and it is his 1st year and we have a 1 year old daughter who is beyond in love with the ducks and chicks she sees.



  2. BYCforlife

    BYCforlife Free Ranging

    Mar 18, 2017
    Hello SyAis Farms! [​IMG] This is a very good forum if you are looking for answers about your animals! Thanks for joining!
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas and [​IMG]! Great to have you with us! The Learning Center is a great place to acquire some quick poultry knowledge: https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    And here's a link to the Ducks Forum if you have any quacker questions: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/42/ducks
    And in this link are some informative duck articles: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/256233/ducks-sticky-topics-index
    And you can chat with some poultry local in your state thread in this link: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread
    Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC!! [​IMG]
  4. Debs Flock

    Debs Flock Is it Spring yet?? Premium Member

    Apr 28, 2015
    Jefferson County, MO
    Hello & welcome to BYC! Congrats on the new additions to your family. They are adorable, of course.

  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under SyAis Farms [​IMG] Welcome!

    As you have already received links to some good starting points, I will just wish you all the best.

    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 more 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]
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Ducklets just can't help being adorable [​IMG] Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens

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