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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Burley Rooster, Mar 15, 2015.

  1. Burley Rooster

    Burley Rooster New Egg

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    Thought often about joining this site. Finally have. I live on a large farm in the middle of nowhere. I've been raising chickens for about 6 years now and have had a varied flock over the years.

    Currently I have a rooster named Burley who is a cross between a RI rooster and a Jersey Giant hen. I have 4 black sexlink hens, 2 beautiful sweet welsummer hens (Marlene and Falyne), 5 Rhode Island red hens, 1 Plymouth Barred Rock hen (big momma) and 2 black sumantra hens (worthless other than to look at).

    We free range during the day and coup at night and during garden growing season. We raise chickens for eggs and meat and because they are enjoyable to watch here on the farm.

    I look forward to learning from y'all!

    "Burley"
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Burley, welcome to the flock
     
  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! I too love just watching my chcikens they make great TV! Sounds like you have a lovely mixed flock. Be sure to ask any questions you may have, everyone here to help and very friendly :frow
     
  5. N F C

    N F C gobble gobble Premium Member Project Manager

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    Hi Burley, welcome to BYC!

    Chicken tv is the best, they are so entertaining. Nice to have you join us!
     
  6. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Always Thankful Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]
    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home! Sounds like you have good flock! I would love to see pictures of them.
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined our community.

    Sounds like you have a nice flock! Good luck with them.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined our "flock!"

    It sounds like you have a lovely flock! Good luck with your chickens, and if you have any questions, just ask! We'll be happy to help. [​IMG]
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Enjoy your flock and welcome to ours!
     

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