New from Gulf Breeze, FL

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by choko, Jan 27, 2013.

  1. choko

    choko New Egg

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    Hi, I'm Josh. New here from Gulf Breeze, FL. I have been entertaining the thought of getting some chickens for my backyard and finally...after much debate...have talked the wife into it! Starting next month we will be installing our garden and prepping an area for our coop. We are wanting to put bee hives in too, but that's next year's project.
    We are a new family (just re-married this past Sept.) with three wonderful boys from my previous marriage that live with us. I was raised here in suburbia with a strong family history of farming in South Louisiana. I have always felt a strong desire to get closer to my roots and live more naturally. My boys are all 7 years old and under and I think that having chickens would be a great experience for them. I'll be posting a lot I'm sure and asking a lot of questions. I look forward to being a part of the community and learning and sharing this adventure. Thanks!
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Josh, and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our flock! Lots of BYCers are similarly getting back to their roots. I like how you are involving the boys. Chickens are a great platform for teaching lots of life lessons. Best of luck to you!!
     
  3. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] from California!
     
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Josh, welcome to BYC. Chickens and honeybees two entrancing species.
     
  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  7. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  8. Dnetschke

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