new to byc in beecher illinois

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by dkellyp, Oct 1, 2013.

  1. dkellyp

    dkellyp Hatching

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    hi all. I found the site when looking for information regarding keeping ducks on my small pond. we have 5 acres with a few sheep, one goat, a few pigs, 2 dogs and several barncats. we have always had chickens but lost our flock in a fire in april so we are starting over there. I just got a few Cayuga ducks and some baby gold star hybrids. baby chicks will arrive hopefully tomorrow. I think I posted a reply to a thread about ducks. still getting used to the site. great to find more chicken lovers.
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member 7 Years

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  3. NikkiBoyce 2012

    NikkiBoyce 2012 In the Brooder

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    HI! I'm new too! I used to have chickens many years ago but joined to get refreshers. I am originally from around your area (Shelbyville)! [​IMG]
     
  4. Teri Metcalf

    Teri Metcalf Songster

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    Greetings from College Station, Texas! Years ago I lived in Jacksonville, Illinois.
     
  5. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  6. AK Baha

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    [​IMG] Hello and welcome.Good luck with your new chicks.
     
  7. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  8. dkellyp

    dkellyp Hatching

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    chicks arrived safe and sound from murray mcmurray 25 mixed brown egg layer females, 3 buff orpington males and 2 freebies that look like they might be turkens (naked necks) one light one dark. always fun waiting to see what breeds I will have

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  9. AK Baha

    AK Baha Songster

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    Woo Hoo!! Good luck with them.
     
  10. drumstick diva

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

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    [​IMG] turkens (naked necks) are really near
     

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