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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by del gallinero, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. del gallinero

    del gallinero Out Of The Brooder

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    Will be getting chicks or chickens in the spring. Don't know what kind yet. Priorities are:
    1) will forage for TICKS, TICKS, and more TICKS... and other bugs
    2) are winter hardy (live in PA)
    3) for laying -not meat
    4) ( can't be a guinea hen --- too noisy for my area [​IMG]
     
  2. Leia's Chickens

    Leia's Chickens A Sunkissed Delight

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] Glad you joined!
     
  3. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Howdy from Kansas, del gallinero! Happy you joined us. [​IMG] I have no clue on a single breed that meets all of your criteria.[​IMG] I would, of course, said guineas for the ticks. Sorry but best of luck!! [​IMG]
     
  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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  6. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

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  7. Gmsg01

    Gmsg01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    New to chickens, having a blast!
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  8. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    from central queensland OZ

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  9. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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  10. 10 point

    10 point country boy

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    [​IMG] from NY I would go with some hybrids like red or black stars.
     

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