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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MilWitFarm, Mar 14, 2017.

  1. MilWitFarm

    MilWitFarm New Egg

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    Hi everyone! In continuation of the title...I finally joined backyard chickens because of a positive experience I wanted to share...on another thread.

    We have a couple dozen chickens that just started laying, that was so exciting! I have learned quite a lot on this site and so greatful for the wisdom. I finally found out what chicken math means, lol. My daughter is the resident chicken whisperer and just received a new egg collecting apron that her granny made. Granny has been loving her pasture raised eggs...[​IMG]

    We're also trying to incubate Saxony duck eggs.

    Hi again, hope to make friends, online(and it would sure be fun to find locals in my area, too, we're the only critter raisers I know) and contribute when I can!

    Rachel
     
  2. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome! You don't say where you are from, but go to the Where am I? thread and join up with your state - I'm sure you will find lots of peeps close by! Hope you continue to enjoy your fluffy butts [​IMG]
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, MilWitFarm, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! That is a beautiful apron!! Happy you have found BYC so helpful - it really is an awesome site. Here's the link where you can find your state thread and chat with local poultry peeps:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you
    Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC!
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens. That is really a great apron, I'm sure you daughter loves wearing it when collecting eggs.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Rachel and welcome to BYC. That's a neat idea for egg collection!

    Please make yourself at home here.
    Best wishes
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  6. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    That's great your daughter is enjoying the chickens! The apron is a cute idea, nice of grandma to make it for her.
     
  7. missy1971

    missy1971 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Read....MORE Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.

    Does Granny sell these aprons?
    Beautiful!
     
  9. MilWitFarm

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    Thanks All!

    She hasn't sold any, this was her first apron. I could ask her! It turned out pretty cool.

    My daughter sure does love that apron.

    Ha! Forgot to say where we are...We're in the very most north central part of Illinois. Thanks for the link and reminder.

    I haven't posted on a group in years
    ...hopefully I did not cause confusion with my reply, I'll need to refigure out how to reply and note who it is to.

    Thanks again for the warm welcome. :)
     
  10. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under MilWitFarm [​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.
     

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