My Intro. 2.5 yrs after joining--Ooops

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mamajos, Nov 12, 2019.

  1. mamajos

    mamajos Songster

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    15 yrs ago--Raised Mallard ducklings first for a few years, then somehow came home from the feed mill one day with 2 chicks.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    More than legal at the moment

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    Hatchery birds-Welsummer, Barred Rock, Jersey Giant, Easter Egger, Black Sex Link

    (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens?
    Eggs, entertainment, a hobby for the kids

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Sewing, Embroidery, Cooking

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    Kids are grown up now, we have a dog, and a few pigeons

    (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community? :D

    I really enjoy the wealth of knowledge that is here--and I want to say THANK YOU to everyone for all the advice I have read.
     
  2. Kiki

    Kiki Is your thermometer calibrated?

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    Welcome to active posting.
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  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Raven steals Christmas

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    So glad you decided to join our community! Pull up a roost bar and make yourself at home. :)
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens, the place for fun, friendship and FACTS about Chickens.
     
  5. BullChick

    BullChick Enslaved by a Duckling

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    Welcome to BYC, “completely new person” that has apparently not learned proper math yet!
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    “More than legal” is still not enough. Join your local thread, and get another 3-500 birds! :wee
     
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  6. ValerieJ

    ValerieJ Crossing the Road

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    Hi! :frow Welcome to BYC! (even if a little late) :D
     
  7. microchick

    microchick Crossing the Road

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  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Welcome to activity here at BYC.
     
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  9. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Welcome to active posting here. Don't be such a stranger.
     
  10. mamajos

    mamajos Songster

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    Thanks everyone. I’m new to this talking online. Reading it is one thing-entering into it is another. :)
     

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