New Member!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Sonya Sneed, Nov 9, 2010.

  1. Sonya Sneed

    Sonya Sneed New Egg

    Nov 9, 2010
    Hi everyone!! I am a new member from South Arkansas. I have been hatching, raising, breeding, feeding and loving chickens for years. My husband built me a homemade very large incubator for Christmas many years ago. (He did it so I would stop wanting more Kids) ever since then I have been hatching turkeys, guineas, ducks, chickens and brooding them in my big garden tub!!! He might regret building the incubator by now, you think!!

    My husband and I raised 3 kids who are on their own now and have 1 daughter (11) left at home and we homeschool. I work part-time at a rural hospital and guess what --I birth babies!!!! I have mainly raised chickens for egg production for family and friends but my daughter has recently became interested in showing chickens though the local 4-H . We have a lot to learn!! We have 2 pair of almost show quality birds to start with--- 1 pair of black-tail white Japanese bantams and 1 pair of light brahma bantams. We are very active in 2 -4-H clubs and various other "social" activities.

    Glad to be here!!
  2. Little Ameraucana Mom

    Little Ameraucana Mom Need Help, Can't stop hatching!!!

    Jul 8, 2008
    Greencastle, In
    [​IMG] from Indiana !!
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.
  4. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
  5. Gallo del Cielo

    Gallo del Cielo La Gallina Resort & Spa

    May 6, 2010
    My Coop
    Greetings from Tucson and [​IMG] I might have to try that incubator trick.
  6. redfeather

    redfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 28, 2010
    Welcome from Seattle!

    Sounds like you are very busy! There are plenty of people around here who are involved in 4H (I am too, but Dog 4H, so I'm no help). Ask questions and someone is sure to help you out. [​IMG]

  7. True Grit

    True Grit Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] from MN [​IMG]
  8. bantiebabe1200

    bantiebabe1200 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 5, 2010
    Ennis, Montana
    Welcome! Happy to have you here [​IMG] I know you'll learn lots here in this forum. Good luck with all the babies of all kinds and with 4-H. (I miss my 4-H days [​IMG])
  9. mississippifarmboy

    mississippifarmboy collects slightly damaged strays

    [​IMG] from Mississippi
  10. Baralak

    Baralak Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] From North Louisiana!!! West Monroe!

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