New From Maine

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by RitaN, Jul 28, 2016.

  1. RitaN

    RitaN New Egg

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    I just got some chickens .. and well I have been around them as a youngster( my grandma had about 50) and did a bit of reading (mostly here ) and think my farmer had a slight issue with choosing the right sex [​IMG] |
    I am not new to forums and manage(moderate) one of my as well , so I kinda get the idea ... but all layouts are different so I will hopefully not fowl up yours [​IMG]

    Anyhow .. I am Rita I have 6 chickens .. one black australorp (grim peeper) , easter egger (Cluck Norris ) , white leghorn (Honkey) , speckled sussex (Limey),barred rock(Speck) and a red sex link (Ginger) ... suspecting the Sussex and the black australorp are indeed roos I will post pictures in the appropriate thread

    Anyhow we just bought a house last year in Maine we have 5 acres and all my chickens are out till they go home .. we are in the middle of building a new coop and I will also post those pictures at some point .. Had a few issues with fox and are trying to fix a bit of that with the new coop .. anyhow thanks in advance for your help and ideas [​IMG]
     
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  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Rita, welcome to BYC, and congratulations on your new home.
     
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  3. RitaN

    RitaN New Egg

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    Thanks!! [​IMG]
     
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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Rita, glad you joined us at Backyard chickens.
     
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  5. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, RitaN, and :welcome. Great to have you in our poultry community. Best of luck to you. :weee
     
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  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
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  7. Jessica Thompson

    Jessica Thompson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome I'm from Maine too
     
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  8. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls BYC Fan Premium Member Project Manager

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  9. Auroradream26

    Auroradream26 Smothered in Feathers Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you've joined us!
     
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  10. rjohns39

    rjohns39 True BYC Addict

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    Hi Rita and welcome to BYC :frow We're so excited that you've joined us:ya
     
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