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Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by SillyAndSalty, Jul 29, 2007.

  1. SillyAndSalty

    SillyAndSalty Hatching

    Jul 29, 2007
    Graham, WA this site, and to chicken-farming.

    We have 10 chickens, about 4-5 months old. Two RIR, 3 Auracana, 2 white ones, 2 black ones that I think are some kind of bantam, and one kind of calico-looking one that also is probably some kind of bantam. We found a chart that categorizes chickens, with pictures, online, so I'll figure out what it is we have later [​IMG]

    We are on an acre and a quarter. We have 2 kids, 3 dogs, the 10 chickens, and will soon have 2 kittens. We keep saying we have enough pets, and then we end up getting more. We're going to start raising pigs for slaughter next spring/summer. Salty's Mom and Stepdad raise beef and share it with us when they slaughter, so we thought we'd take care of eggs and pork.
  2. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    [​IMG] Welcome to CHICKENMANIA! [​IMG] Sounds like you have a great plan. Of, and of course...we are picture hungry!! [​IMG]
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Welcome to the roost!
  5. okiechick57

    okiechick57 Songster

    [​IMG] Welcome to BYC , you will love it here............good start it sounds like...... and yes , we NEED pictures bad [​IMG]
  6. Rafter 7 Paint Horses

    Rafter 7 Paint Horses Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    East Texas
    Welcome to BYC.

    You have enough room for more than 10.....chickens are an addiction ya know!!!

  7. BeckyLa

    BeckyLa Songster

    Jan 11, 2007
    N. Louisiana
    [​IMG] Welcome to BYC!!!! The home of chicken addicts young and old!!!

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