New Chicken-obsessed guy from Italy

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by cerambyx, Sep 11, 2014.

  1. cerambyx

    cerambyx Hatching

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    Hello everyone,

    My name is Giovanni (call me John) and I'm signing up on your great forum from sunny Italy. I am truly obsessed which chickens and I am in the process of starting up a very small hatchery operation specializing in pure breeds, something which sadly almost disappeared from this country. If you wonder why my English is fairly decent that's because I used to live in the USA for 8 years before making it back over here. As of now I raise Anconas, White Leghorns, White and Barred Rocks, and Silver-laced Polish (which we call Paduan chicken and, as the French do, believe it to be an Italian breed selected from Northern European stock).
    I plan to add a few more, maybe reach around 10-12 breeds.

    Great to join you community

    G.B. Girardi
     
  2. HugHess

    HugHess Chickrack Addict

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    Ciao Bello!

    Welcome aboard. Glad to see you here!
    Congratulations on your new profession and best wishes for a successful endeavor!
     
  3. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master

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    Sounds like you have a great plan, good luck on you endeavor!
     
  4. iwiw60

    iwiw60 Crowing

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    Ciao Giavanni from an Italian-American here in Central Oregon USA! [​IMG] I'd love to see some pictures of your flock and setup when you have the time...welcome aboard!!
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community!! Good luck with your breeding program. I wish for you great success!

    Make yourself at home here and we do welcome you to our flock!
     
  7. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Nice to meet you John, welcome to the flock
     
  9. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!
     

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