New to BYC from the Finger Lakes, Upstate New York

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Cockscomb, Apr 6, 2012.

  1. Cockscomb

    Cockscomb New Egg

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    Hello, I'm a seasoned backyard poultry keeper of 34 years! O.K. that is dates me!
    Our first year of marriage my husband wanted a puppy , so I said only if I can have chickens!!
    SO we're still happily hitched and haven't stopped keeping poultry!

    A 4-H Leader and 4-H Alumni, my 3 children all had many livestock and poultry projects in 4-H.
    Presently our farm consists of Romney & Shropshire sheep, 1 dairy goat, 2 horses, French Black Copper Maran, Black Australorp, Buff Brahma bantams, BB OEGame bantams, ginger OEGame bantams, golden sebright and a few black sexlinks. My Grandpa owned a small hatchery, so I have fond memories of the smell of woodshavings & chicks! It seems to be in the blood as an inherited love!! I am guinea-less after 16 years of buckwheating sounds in the back yard!! It was a love hate relationship!! I presently have 2 incubators going with BC Maran eggs, and Golden Sebright eggs. I look forward to sharing with others about poultry!
     
  2. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

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    Hello and :welcome
    You should be able to add a lot to this site with the experience you have! You'll fit right in here. :lol: I hope you enjoy the site. :D
     
  3. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined us!
     
  4. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio...glad to have you here
     
  5. dawg53

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
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    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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  7. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad you joined. :thumbsup
     
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    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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