(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I've had chickens off and on since elementary school. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 108 (3) What breeds do you have? Ameraucana's, French black copper Marans, Cuckoo Marans, Golden Cuckoo Marans, Barred Plymouth Rock, Wellsummer's, Golden Laced Wyandotte's, Silver Laced Wyandottes, New Hampshire's, Sapphire Gem, Olive Egger's, Black Australorp, Buff Orpington's, Lavender Orpington's, Partridge Cochin, White Cochin, Light Brown Leghorn, White Rock's, Easter Egger's and Partridge Rock's. (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens? FRESH EGGS, Entertainment/Personal interaction with birds and their characters, Bug Management, Gardening, Free Range, Mixed Flock Color's are awesome. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Tinkering/Making wood projects/Better coops and ideas. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. Small family, country style living, Decided to have chickens again when a buddy gave me three as he was changing his flock of hen's to new pullets. (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community? Online search.