Howdy Y'all from TX

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by AllOutOfClucksToGive, May 28, 2017.

  1. AllOutOfClucksToGive

    AllOutOfClucksToGive Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm a reformed city boy who now enjoys life on a 41 acre farm. My wife, daughter and I have a growing flock of 32 chickens (its hard for me to count the 4 silkies as chickens, they're more entertainment), a pig, bees and soon sheep!

    We raised out hens from hatchlings and now they enjoy free ranging on over an acre of pasture.

    I've been lurking here for a long time, now i figured I'd join and contribute. I've learned a lot over the past 7 months.
     
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  2. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    :welcome I'm glad you decided to jump in and join us.
     
  3. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls BYC Fan Premium Member Project Manager

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    Welcome to BYC!

    What breeds do you raise?
     
  4. AllOutOfClucksToGive

    AllOutOfClucksToGive Out Of The Brooder

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    right now our large flock is americauna's, wyandottes and buff orpingtons (free range on an acre of pasture)

    our "little girls" are 2 barred rocks, 2 koshens and 1 frizzle (backyard chickens)

    and the babies are a mix of silkies (entertainment chickens) and faverelles (and one other which the name slips my mind). They also reside in our backyard.

    my wife wants a lot more breeds.....
     
  5. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls BYC Fan Premium Member Project Manager

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    Chicken Math is real. ;)

    How have you been doing with keeping predators away?
    Not problems yet?
     
  6. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    :welcome

    It's nice to have you here!
     
  7. RoosterCogburn7

    RoosterCogburn7 Chicken Atlas Farm NPIP 74-4231 Premium Member

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    Welcome. And BTW, there is a forum here dedicated for discussion among fellow Texans.
     
  8. AllOutOfClucksToGive

    AllOutOfClucksToGive Out Of The Brooder

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    we're so awesome we get our forum. :)
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    :welcome
     

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