New into chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by FameOfMe, Jun 12, 2017.

  1. FameOfMe

    FameOfMe In the Brooder

    Jun 12, 2017
    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    I grew up with chickens in Germany. Now I am in Minnesota and have again a new flock with my boyfriend.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?

    Right now we have 10 chickens. We just got our new Flock 2 weeks ago.
    They are a mix between 3 and 6 month old.

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    We have 3 Black Giants, 4 red sexlinks and 3 Red Longhorns

    (4) How did you find out about

    Through Google

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    Right now? Sitting almost none stop with the chickens in the run :)

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    Well, that's me, by daughter and my boyfriend. As well we have 6 dogs, a Hamster and round about 10k Mealworms. Which we also started because of the chickens.
    TwoCrows likes this.
  2. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC!
    Your chickens are going to love you for all the yummy mealworm treats!
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    I wonder if, at some point, chickens start to feel like "OH NO not mealworms Again!!" Maybe they have Mealworm Helper for chickens. Sorry, I just had a silly spell. :welcome
    CTKen likes this.
  4. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

    Jan 30, 2015
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the word

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    Lots of members mealworm farm. I have never tried it but I should. My birds just go bonkers for the things. Ha!

    Great to have you aboard and welcome to our roost! :)

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