My name is Beth ( chickenhugger22) and I am addicted to chickens and turkeys!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chickenhugger22, Oct 27, 2012.

  1. chickenhugger22

    chickenhugger22 Hatching

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    By way introduction, my hubby and I have 5 acres in Oklahoma. We are trying to become as self sufficient as possible an our chickens are a big part of that. I love everything about chickens! My husband says I need a 12 step program. :( Right now we are starting over after a rough summer of bobcat and hawk attacks. Until I catch the bobcat, my new flock is confined to a fence pen with netting over it. We want to get back to free ranging in the spring. I am excited to learn from other members and share what I can.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas, Beth, and [​IMG]! Happy you joined our community. I'm always encouraged to see another person going for a more self-sufficient lifestyle. Sorry to hear about your early run-ins with predators - a costant threat! I wish you the best with your new flock!!!
     
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  4. Red Barn Farms

    Red Barn Farms ~Friendly Fowl~

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    Hello Beth. Welcome to BYC from Kentucky!


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  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Crowing

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    :frow & :welcome from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  6. The Howards

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    [​IMG]to the flock, from NC. We too are striving for self sufficiency. We have chickens and ducks, going to begin setting up rain barrels/rain catching systems and an expanded garden (next spring) and so on.
     
  7. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Free Ranging

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan :D
     
  8. ChickenFootRnch

    ChickenFootRnch In the Brooder

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    Glad your here.
     
  9. liz9910

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    [​IMG] from California!
     
  10. nova022

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    Sorry you have had to start over. Hope you catch the bobcat soon.
     

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