New Member from the Bay Area California

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by aagsoccer, Nov 24, 2011.

  1. aagsoccer

    aagsoccer Hatching

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    I am a new member from the Bay Area near the foothills of Mount Diablo. I have 3 hens that are about 4-5 months old that just started laying yesterday...YIPPEE! I am from rural Georgia and have made some big adjustments to make the move to the Bay Area. Having backyard, city-slicker chickens has been quite a different experience from what I was used to growing up, but it has been the most rewarding thing I have done in a long time. I have found so much information from the BYC website, and I just wanted to thank you all so much for your wealth of knowledge and for creating such an amazing online community. I also want to thank Concord Feed (my local feed store) for all of their help in raising my baby girls and helping produce some amazing eggs. My three girls (Lucille Ball-Rhode Island Red, Aretha Franklin-Australorp, and Goldie Hen-Buff Orpington) are such amazing hens. They follow me around the yard and come running whenever I walk out the door. It is such an amazing feeling and an awesome connection. Thanks again BYC!!! Looking forward to posting with you all, and I will be sure to put up some pics of the coop, the girls, and the eggs soon (when I get a break from this rain...ugh).
     

  2. leghorn_lover

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  3. greymane

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    [​IMG] from the Finger Lakes of New York! Very happy to have you aboard!

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  4. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  5. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

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  6. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

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  7. [​IMG] [​IMG] from Washigton State glad you joined us!
     

  8. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Welcome from Louisiana!
     
  9. ADozenGirlz

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    Congratulations on your first egg and welcome to BYC!
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  10. hcppam

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    [​IMG] Hello, from the Big Bear mountains of Ca. Glad you found us. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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