Just Starting Out

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Lovedoodles, Mar 28, 2016.

  1. Lovedoodles

    Lovedoodles New Egg

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    Hello! I'm Sarah and I'm from Kentucky!! Just Starting out with chickens and learning more and more everyday!! I have two hens, 13 eggs each. I am trying to figure out how to get them to set so we can have doodles!
     
  2. N F C

    N F C just blowing in the wind Premium Member Project Manager

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    Congrats on your first chickens. What breed of chickens do you have? Do you have a rooster? If the eggs aren't fertile, they won't hatch. And some breeds are not likely to sit on eggs. A bit more information and maybe someone can give you some tips.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  3. Lovedoodles

    Lovedoodles New Egg

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    I'm not sure the breeds of them but I have bantams and game chickens. I have a pair of each! I also have 3 Barred Rock but they are only around a month old.
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    Joining your state thread will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area, which can be helpful (just type the name of your state in the search box).

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Sarah - [​IMG]
     
  7. Lovedoodles

    Lovedoodles New Egg

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    Thanks! I still have my roosters in the pens with my hens. Is that why my hens aren't setting on their eggs?
     

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