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Just joined from Central Arkansas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by trinar, Oct 8, 2013.

  1. trinar

    trinar Out Of The Brooder

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    Been reading BYC and learning a lot form you all, so wanted to join. Learned how to make an incubator and now have 48 eggs that are due to hatch tomorrow, but 2 already started pipping today, that's a good sign. Got 51 birds, Astrolorps, BC Morans, and Amaricanas mostly.
    Looking forward to meet ups and swaps in my area.
    TR in AR
     
  2. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  3. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Happy you joined!
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, TR, welcome to BYC. Hope that you have a good hatch.
     
  6. AK Baha

    AK Baha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome,[​IMG]
     
  7. trinar

    trinar Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for all the welcomes. This week is the AR State Fair in Little Rock, I hope to visit Friday the 11th during some of the poultry showing. Could all the BYC members there distinguish themselves? Maybe wear your hat backwards? Nevermind, that won't work. Hopefully I will at least meet some folks more knowledgable on poultry than I, and can share good info.
    I just learned that feeding your chickens lots of corn will make their legs more yellow.
    TR in AR
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] lots of corn is not the best thing for chickens which is probably why they love eating it.
     
  9. glendaschicks

    glendaschicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome trinar! We are in SW Arkansas, so hello from a fellow Arkie. I won't be going to the state fair, wouldn't be any help to you anyway as I am a newbie to chicken keeping, but I hope you enjoy the poultry show.

    Good luck on your hatch!! How exciting!
     
  10. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

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    Hi and :welcome

    Best of luck with your hatch and enjoy the show!
     

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