Hi long time reader, first time poster

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by angelobutter, Jul 27, 2010.

  1. angelobutter

    angelobutter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've frequently read articles on this website, but never registered. so here i am
    um lets see, I have pretty fluctuating amounts of poultry, as I share my stock with my mom, I hatch everything out here and we trade depending on who wants what for the year.
    I currently have 40 hens, 6 roosters, (some mixed some pure)
    about 30 cortunix quail in lots of colors,
    11 ducks, mixed breeds and Pekings,
    30 button quail in a rainbow of colors,
    and one white chinese goose,
    at my moms house I also have 12 ducks, pekings and khakis,
    and around 16 geese, white chinese, brown african, toulouse and a few that are a mix.
    My mom has 9 ducks, all mixed breeds of pekings, anconas, cayuga, and runner. sorry about my terrible spelling. anyways she also has toulouse and a sebastopol goose.
    and i think that is it but I am sure I am missing someone... anyways
    what else? I guess I raise my birds for eggs, I occasionally eat a rooster here and there, but primarily these are pets.
    I don't know what else to introduce about myself so I am going to stop typing.
     
  2. ChickensRCool

    ChickensRCool Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow!! You got a lot of birds and [​IMG]
     
  3. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    [​IMG] & [​IMG] Quite a flock! [​IMG]
     
  4. angelobutter

    angelobutter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya I like 'em... quite a bit of grain and water hauling every morning though [​IMG]
     
  5. ChooksChick

    ChooksChick BeakHouse's Mad Chicken Scientist

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    Hiya! Glad to see another convert to the cult of chick! You know you're here forever when you become a part of The Word (the site).
     
  6. SunnyDawn

    SunnyDawn Sun Lovin' Lizard

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    Hi angelobutter! Welcome to BYC. [​IMG]
     
  7. angelobutter

    angelobutter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I should probably expand on what kinds of chickens I have, I just gave numbers so I could get introduced but now that a few people have said hello I can take time to try to remember what varieties I have. (everyone is female unless I say otherwise)
    I have a male and female white faced black spanish
    12 black australorps (those are for my mom but are still young)
    6 silver laced wyandottes
    1 lakenvelder
    1 egyptian fayoumi
    2 cuckoo marans
    1 white crested black polish
    1 mottled houdan
    9 meat birds (dunno what they are. mc Murray sent them as fillers... white birds lol)
    1 partridge silkie... just an amazing bird
    1 ga noi
    some mixed breed gamefowl. mostly minor blue , kelso, and lawgrey
    1 cornish red
    3 white rock
    4 buff Brahma/ white rock crosses (roosters)
    1 buff Brahma
    2 mille fleurs
    and a turken (naked neck)
    1 porcelain mille fleur (rooster)
    and I believe everyone else is a mix of some unknown breeds. some have crests some dont and some have half a crest, like a little pony tail. some have furry feet and some are bare.
     
  8. ChickaBea

    ChickaBea Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] from a fellow newbie! I lurked this forum and the main site for a LONG time before finally registering.
     
  9. Finn's Mom

    Finn's Mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wow! You've got something for everyone! [​IMG]
     
  10. MysticScorpio82

    MysticScorpio82 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maine, USA
    [​IMG] from Maine!! [​IMG]
     
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