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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by aprophet, Jan 12, 2010.

  1. aprophet

    aprophet Songster

    Jan 12, 2010
    chesapeake Va.
    really cool site here I have been reading for a while took the big plunge and joined today.

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    I grew up around them most of my uncles had layers the whole time we were kids

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

    none looking at building a bator and a coop

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    I mostly want to raise bantams

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    from another BB

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    small wooden boats fishing most outdoor things

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

    large family my dad had 14 brothers and sisters 6 half brothers and sisters . just me and my wife she has 3 kids all grown don,t have any pets right now I have repaired commercial refrigeration for a really long time I can repair / fix most things set in front of me LOL I think I am going to build a bator first then a coopm oh yea I live in a city in Va called chesapeake

  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    [​IMG] from Washington

    Glad you joined

  3. miss_thenorth

    miss_thenorth Songster

    Dec 28, 2007
    SW Ont, Canada
    [​IMG] from Ontario Canada!!
  4. shelleyb1969

    shelleyb1969 Star Bright Farm

    [​IMG] from the Michigan thumb! [​IMG]
  5. eenie114

    eenie114 Completly Hopeless

    [​IMG] Glad your here! [​IMG] [​IMG]
  6. SuziQ991

    SuziQ991 Songster

    Aug 18, 2009
    Hi and Welcome! With your experience I'm sure you can build a SuperBator!
  7. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida! Glad you joined us!

  8. BarkerChickens

    BarkerChickens Microbrewing Chickenologist

    Nov 25, 2007
    High Desert, CA
    [​IMG] from SoCal!!
  9. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

    Apr 18, 2009
    A big Texas size [​IMG] [​IMG]
  10. aprophet

    aprophet Songster

    Jan 12, 2010
    chesapeake Va.
    thanks all for the warm welcome. I was wondering where to post a qestion. I have decided to try to raise some plymouth rock bantams and some old english game bantams where would be the best place to order just a few 10 rocks and 5 oeg for now and maybe 10 oeg and 5 rocks on the next order ??? thanks for any help.

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