New Chick Momma

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Jimberly, Jun 13, 2019.

  1. Jimberly

    Jimberly In the Brooder

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? My husband and I are 100% new to this. We received (our first ever) 49 meat chickens this morning at 6:00 am. I'm waiting on my 17 layers next week and 15 guineas July 18th..
    (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 49

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    49 Jumbo White Cornish Cross Broiler St. Run RECEIVED: 06/12/2019

    COMING: 06/18/2019

    Easter Egger Female 1
    Blue Cochin Standard Female 1
    Buff Brahma Standard Female 1
    Buckeye Female 1
    Dominique Female 1
    Rhode Island Red Female 1
    Assorted Rare Marans Female 1
    Silver Laced Cochin Female 1
    Silver Laced Cochin Male 1
    Silver Laced Wyandotte Female 1
    Frost White Legbar Female 1
    Frost White Legbar Male 1
    Black Australorp Female 2

    COMING: 07/17/2019
    Assorted Fancy Guineas 15

    (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens? I'm looking forward to loving our feathered chicks and enjoying family hobbies we can all learn from and enjoy together.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies? We will be purchasing 5 goats and learning more & more each day

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. Retired Officer, Husband an RN. Daughter our blessed angel! 2 kitties, 2 toy poodles <3

    (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community? :D Found you on a google search. Just joined your site and I'm loving all of the ideas, information and connects
     
  2. Perris

    Perris Crowing

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  3. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Enabler

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    Welcome :welcome Nice to have you here :thumbsup You are starting with a lot of chooks - good luck :)
     
  4. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Enabler

    Hello, and welcome! Glad that you joined! Good luck with your new flock's!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Thank you for joining us at Backyard Chickens, the pulse beat of the chicken community.
     
  6. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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  7. ClucksAndCombs

    ClucksAndCombs Free Ranging

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    Welcome to BYC!:frow

    Feel free to ask questions, there are so many wonderful and knowledgeable people who will answer them :)

    Good luck with your new flock!
     
  8. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Almy Acres Farm

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    Welcome to our FUN-omenal community! :celebrate Best wishes and have lots of FUN!!! :wee
     
  9. Celticdragonfly

    Celticdragonfly Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Wow, you're leaping in! I hope it goes great.
     
  10. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Wrangler

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    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow We're so happy you've decided to join us :ya
     

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