Louisiana baby

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by suire67, Mar 23, 2016.

  1. suire67

    suire67 New Egg

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    Hi'

    Well thinking about starting up some quail, but not from hatching. I figured I would just buy young and go from there. Any advice would be helpfull, from pens to best laying. I hope I don't strike a nerve, but would like to have the meat as well.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and [​IMG] - glad to have you join us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource - loads of info on anything quail. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    There is a quail forum also, that i would strongly advise you join.

    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).

    And no, don't worry about "striking a nerve" when it comes to eating what you raise. Two of my flock got the chop yesterday evening for the very same reason! [​IMG]

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  4. suire67

    suire67 New Egg

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    Thank you, and nice to meet you guys.
    I am deffinately in kindergarten here and really appreciate the response. I will take your advice and check out the forums in my State.
     
  5. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    Good luck with your quail adventures!
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
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