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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jcscowtown, Aug 9, 2011.

  1. jcscowtown

    jcscowtown Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 9, 2011
    Fort Worth, Texas
    Hi Everyone,
    I just joined the forum today. I have been reading it for several days and been blessed with a number of ideas to try here at home. I live in Ft. Worth, TX and have six chickens right now. A Wyandotte rooster, two white leghorns, and three Rhode Island Reds. I bought a chicken ark to start out with and have made the chickens a project with my four grandkids. They raised them with me from chicks. They are laying eggs now and we are having a blast just pulling up a lawn chair and watching them. I got bit by the bug pretty bad and so bought an 18' by 21" steel carport and am working on making it into a nice chicken run. I put the chicken ark inside it and enclosed it all the way around with chicken wire. I now need to build a new chicken coop so I can get some more chickens and then the grandkids have ordered rabbits!
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    [​IMG] from Kansas! Glad you joined the forum! How are you doing with the Texas heat? [​IMG] I heard Dallas/Fort Worth was dealing with an endless string of 100+ degree days! That's no fun!
    I like the idea of your chicken run. That should give them some nice shade as well. Good luck on coop construction. Bet the grand kids will llove the chicks [​IMG] and rabbits [​IMG]!
  3. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. That chicken math is hard to resist. [​IMG]
  4. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] glad you joined [​IMG] from WA. [​IMG]
  5. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

    Apr 18, 2009
    A big Texas-sized [​IMG]

    [​IMG] Be sure to visit us on the Texas Thread (see my siggy)

  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 4, 2010
    My Coop
    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
  7. dianaross77

    dianaross77 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 10, 2010
    Grand Blanc, MI
    It's about time! [​IMG] [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Michigan!
  8. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 28, 2011
    [​IMG] Hello and welcome to BYC! It's very nice to meet you.[​IMG]
  9. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
  10. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2010
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] from Australia!!

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