Lazy L Lake Farms

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CaptJim, Mar 26, 2017.

  1. CaptJim

    CaptJim New Egg

    Mar 26, 2017
    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    ANSWER: Not new to chickens have had them off and on most of our lives

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?

    ANSWER: 0

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    ANSWER: I think we are going back to R.I.R

    (4) How did you find out about

    ANSWER: On accident on Google

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    ANSWER: Urban Homesteading, Fishing, Traveling, Soap making

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    ANSWER: My wife Debby and I have been married for 40yrs., Deb is a Master Degreed Mental Health Therapist and Counselor and supervisor of Mental Health Hospital. I am a Ship Captain, recently retired and I also build custom fishing rods and have been busy improving our urban homestead and taking care of our five cats. The garden take up a lot of my time right now and I think we want to build some type of chicken tunnels around our fence and garden. With the coop at one end.
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, CaptJim, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! Sounds like you and Debby lead an interesting life. We share some of the same hobbies. What do you mean by chicken tunnels?
    Best of luck to you and your flock!
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
  4. N F C

    N F C home again! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Hi Cap, it's nice to have you here! Tell your wife for me she has a lovely name (coincidently it's the same as mine, spelling-wise too) [​IMG]

    I always thought the tunnels were an excellent way of getting the chickens some protected outdoor time plus keep them out of the garden.

    Good luck with all your plans and thanks for joining us!
    Last edited: Mar 26, 2017
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens.
  6. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under CaptJim [​IMG] Welcome!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock when they arrive, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG] Lots of cat lovers also, including me.

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