New from Northeast Ohio.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Mr Mom, Oct 5, 2010.

  1. Mr Mom

    Mr Mom New Egg

    Jul 29, 2010
    I am new to this fourm. I signed up a while ago and then got into to much other things and never posted anything.
    It started about two years ago i bought 25 RIR at chick day at the local feed mill and we raised them. Then a coon got all of them and that stopped us a little. Found a guy that sold buff Gold Comets. They were about 17 weeks old and they started to lay with in a couple days and i have not looked back.
    I got alot of people wanting eggs and so t got 11 more here about 3weeks and put them with the old girls and that threw everthing off but they will work it out. I have a waiting list for eggs.
    I want to get a rooster for them and start to hatch my own babys and keep a good supply going.
    The coop was first a wood shed then it went to a storage shed then back to a wood shed then a chicken coop. The coop is just the right size but i will build a bigger one for them here in the near coming year.
    I now have 30 gold comets.
    Now that i have board you all i will go back and read some more of the old fourms.

    Thanks Alot Mr Mom
  2. OregonChickenGal

    OregonChickenGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2010
    Central Oregon
    Welcome from Oregon!
  3. Inkheart

    Inkheart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2010
    Columbus Ohio
    Nice to have more fellow Ohioans!!!
  4. 6littlechickies

    6littlechickies Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 12, 2009
    Burton, OH
    Hi and [​IMG] another NE Ohioian here! [​IMG] Where are you located? We are in Newbury, near Chardon, in Geauga county. Both DH and I are originally from Ashtabula so we are really familiar with the area.

    If you are looking for a rooster, I have some here you can pick from. You can PM me if you are interested. We have BCM, BBS Amer, Olive Eggers and a few mixed breeds.
  5. Mr Mom

    Mr Mom New Egg

    Jul 29, 2010
    Thanks alot for the greetings.
    I am located in Dorset Ohio.
    6littlechicks... I dont want to get a rooster now but next year. That way the little ones will have a better chance.

    Thanks Mr Mom
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from a fellow Buckeye.
  7. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Hi Mr. Mom! [​IMG] from S. Florida! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
  8. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC from The Pampered Pullets Farm in Ocala, FL
  9. dfriess

    dfriess New Egg

    May 7, 2012
    Dorset, Ohio
    We just moved out to Dorset six months ago and restarted our flock this last week.
  10. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 8, 2012
    Northern California

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