New member, New to incubation

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by highaltitudechickens, Dec 7, 2017.

  1. highaltitudechickens

    highaltitudechickens In the Brooder

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    image.png Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    Not new to chickens, I was raised on a ranch and we usually always had chickens. We have also had several flocks through our working years. I am new to incubation though, just hatched our first chicks.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 10 pullets, 22 new baby chicks, (2 more hatching now)

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    5 BR, 1 Cuckoo Marans, 1 Polish Splash, 2 EE and 1 Java. (Mutt chicks from cuckoo Marans rooster)

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    Researching for information on the Internet.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Dogs, antiques, antique cars, working around our property.

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

    Enjoying our retirement, our grandkids, our Australian Shepherd dogs and our chickens and turkeys.
     
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  2. Allie Grace Sanders

    Allie Grace Sanders Songster

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    Welcome to BYC! Also, your chickens are lovely.
     
  3. N F C

    N F C you heard the cat, smile! Premium Member Project Manager

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    :welcome

    Hi, thanks for joining us! And thanks for sharing that beautiful photo :D

    If you would like to chat with other members in CO, you can find them here on your state thread:Colorado
     
  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Great introduction photo. Good morning, and welcome to BYC.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    :welcome
     
  6. Hope Hughes

    Hope Hughes Crossing the Road Premium Member

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    Hello:frow
    Welcome to BYC!!
    So glad to have you here!!
    Thanks for sharing your story!!
    There are many people on here that are ready to help in anyway they can!
    The learning center also has alot of great information on it as well!
    Enjoy!:wee
     
  7. chickadoodles

    chickadoodles Crossing the Road 5 Years

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    Hello and welcome to BYC. Very nice to meet you. :frow
     
  8. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC - thanks for sharing your pic
     
  9. highaltitudechickens

    highaltitudechickens In the Brooder

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    Thanks, I will check it out.
     
  10. FrankieDoodle

    FrankieDoodle Free Ranging

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    Welcome to BYC!!! Great pic of your birds!
     

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