New from Saskatchewan

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Urlec, Jun 1, 2016.

  1. Urlec

    Urlec In the Brooder

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    Been at the chicken thing for about 4 months now. After taking so much information from this site I thought it time to say hi. Currently up to 14 leghorn hens (ex battery birds) with 1 each leghorn and Americana roosters. [​IMG]
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  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Thank you for rescuing ex-batt chickens. I'm sure they will reward your kindness with many eggs. You may be interested in the "Canadians, check-in-here." thread
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.


    All the best
    CT
     
  4. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] x2 on rehabilitating the hens!
     
  5. uncertainty

    uncertainty Chirping

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    Greetings from Alberta; glad you are here. I also have my first flock. Pretty awesome of you to make space in your life for battery birds.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

    Urlec In the Brooder

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    Sorry to say I didn't get the battery hens to rehabilitate. They just happen to be the cheapest and easily obtainable mature birds. perfect to get some numbers to build a starter flock. Last time I checked there were 2000 left for sale. That being said they did grow on me. even more now since they feathered out.
     

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