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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by RandDB, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. RandDB

    RandDB Chirping

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    Hello all! We are Ronald and Donna Brown from Arkansas. We are a couple of empty nesters who recently took on 6 dairy goats and 20 chickens. We have been together for 23 years and have 3 grown children and 1 grandchild. Ronald retired a few years back and I quit working outside the home when he retired.

    We are now working at home with our mini farm. We have only had our chickens since the beginning of November 2012. We have been on BYC often as a guest. Ron owned chickens as a child and I was around them as a child at my grandparents' farm. We both have always enjoyed animals. We have 5 dogs and we keep our son's dog much of the time. We also 3 blue-fronted amazons.

    I also bake special occasion cakes, knit, crochet, make soap, and any other craft that makes it way in my path. Ron fixes and builds everything around this place. He also gardens and spends time at the local farmers' markets selling our extras. We both enjoy fishing in our spare time. We enjoy learning and reading about how others care for their chickens here on BYC.

    Oh, yea... our chickens are Bovan Browns:)
     
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  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas, Ronald and Donna, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined us! Sounds like a very idyllic situation. Enjoy your retirements and I enjoy your chickens!
     
  3. RandDB

    RandDB Chirping

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    Thanks so much for the greeting redsox. We are happy to be here.
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  4. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!!
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    Glad you joined us!
     
  5. hennotrooster

    hennotrooster Songster

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    A big WELCOME from CA [​IMG]hope you enjoy the site as much as I have.
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Ronald and Donna, welcome to BYC. Sounds as if the two of you are enjoying life.
     
  7. abChicken

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    [​IMG]fm a[​IMG] in N.C.
     

  8. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  9. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Songster

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio....so glad you joined BYC. Your farm sounds like heaven. Enjoy your retirements
     
  10. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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    [​IMG] from California!
     

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