Hi, total noobsauce here

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mlregalado, Mar 7, 2011.

  1. mlregalado

    mlregalado Hatching

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    Well, I'm in CA, I have a family of 7, I'm trying to teach my children to be concious of where their food comes from. We do organic garedning, cloth diapers, I want to basically free range my chickens but put them in at night(so they don't get eaten). I just want a few chickens for eggs and poop. I honestly know nothing about chickens.
     
  2. mrslb333

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    [​IMG] You'll be a chicken expert in no time [​IMG]
     
  3. Pinky

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    Hi and [​IMG] ! Glad you decided to join us!! [​IMG]
     
  4. OrpingtonDude

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    Hi and [​IMG] from NE Kansas.
     
  5. willkatdawson

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    Welcome to the BYC family! Everything you need to know is right here, and there are tons of nice people to answer any question, no matter how newbie-ish. We were all newbies at one time or another. Once you have 'your' own farm raised egg, you'll wonder how you ever did without them. As far as breeds, you can't beat a barred rock. Great egg layer, and so nice-curious. Your family will love them. I know you didn't ask, I just thought I'd offer.
     
  6. Little peeper

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    Hello and [​IMG] to everyone
     
  7. EE lover:)

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    HAIII!!! [​IMG] we shall enjoy having you, i'm sure!
     
  8. ThePigeonKid

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  9. 4-H chicken mom

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. [​IMG]
     
  10. Ema

    Ema Songster

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    [​IMG] from Northern Ontario Canada. Hope you are enjoying BYC. Glad you joined us.

    Ema
     

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