New Member in Southern, CA

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by GardeNerd, Jan 7, 2009.

  1. GardeNerd

    GardeNerd Chillin' With My Peeps


    I am new to city chickens. A friend in Norco used to have them, and I wished I could have my own little flock. I always thought I couldn't have them legally in our town, but after doing some more research and many hours (hundreds of hours) reading over the last few months I learned more. I have been lurking around BYC over the last few weeks learning from many you and all the valuable information you share. Thank you. And sorry, I didn't introduce myself sooner.

    I am a stay at home mom and garden "nerd"

    I am passionate about sustainable organic living. My little city lot is filled with 12 fruit trees, raspberries, blackberries, veggies, 5 kinds of grapes, and kiwi. I have been talking about adding chickens to our little city farm for about 4 years and I am finally going to do it. The lady at the library calls the one book Keeping Chickens by Hobson and Lewis "my book" because I check it out once every month or so. I look forward to learning more and sharing here at BYC.
    Last edited: Feb 8, 2009
  2. Chef

    Chef Chicken Connoisseur

    Dec 16, 2008
    Cool [​IMG] You will soon be addicted like most of us! [​IMG] I'm a city chicken keeper as well. It's alot of fun. Where do you plan on getting your chicks from?

  3. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    [​IMG] We are all glad to have you join us on the forum and hope you get much enjoyment as well as knowledge from it. [​IMG]
  4. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan

    Glad to have you here! There are plenty of urban chicken owners here that you'll be able to get ideas and tips from.

    How many chickens are you allowed to have in your city?
  5. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Hi Lianne,

    Welcome to BYC! I live in Norco and have 10 chickens.

  6. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
  7. mizauntcathy'shenhouse

    mizauntcathy'shenhouse Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 18, 2008
    Huntsville, TX
    Welcome from Texas! [​IMG]
  8. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    [​IMG] from TN
  9. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
  10. Gazinga

    Gazinga Chook Norris

    [​IMG] and welcome to chickens! your-a-gona-love it!

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