New guy

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Bmwubben, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. Bmwubben

    Bmwubben New Egg

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    New to this forum, just wanted to post an introduction. My name is Brett, I live in Des Moines, Iowa, married, 32, with 5 kids. I've got a flock of about 25 chickens. Mostly wellsummers, americaunas, and blue and black marans. Until just recently I didn't know the were so many people out there who has a chicken hobby like I do. Pretty cool site, I'm glad I heard about it.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Brett, welcome to BYC. You are not alone - there are a whole bunch of us with this same addiction - glad that you have joined our community.
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome Brett

    Glad you could join the flock! Yes lots of crazy chicken folk here so I'm sure you will enjoy it very much :D That's a lovely flock you have there, I do like the wellsummers.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  4. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Hi Brett, it's nice to have you here!

    You'll meet a lot of chicken lovers here, even in your home state. Type Iowa in the search box and your state thread will come up.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    BYC has more than 394,000 members over the globe - yes, a lot of people are keeping & raising poultry.
     
  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Brett and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us. I hope that you enjoy being a member as much as the rest of us.

    all the best
    CT
     

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