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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LivingRootsFarm, Jun 11, 2011.

  1. LivingRootsFarm

    LivingRootsFarm In the Brooder

    Jun 11, 2011
    Hello everyone! I am a young female farmer in Samsula Florida - south west of Daytona Beach area. My husband and I own a landscape and irrigation company in the area. When the economic situation changed we began selling plants at local farmers markets a couple of years ago. At first I was purely a reseller of any kind of plant under the sun, but when I brought herbs and vegetable plants I got such a great response from customers that I sold out every week. I then start growing my own herbs and vegetable plants to sell - specializing in heirloom produce. Now I have moved in to actually growing and selling the produce and fresh cut herbs. I figured what's a farm without farm animals. I have been researching and wanting chickens for years now and I finally took the plunge. I recieved my 31 babies on April 4 and so far so good. I did lose three cuckoo marans - two within a three days of recieving them and the next by hawk a week ago. It is definitely a learning process but so far I love going in to the coop every morning to check on them! My husband also got two pigs for the farm a month ago. My future plan is to be able to sell my extra eggs with heirloom produce at our markets! Well again hello everyone!

  2. HatchingFever

    HatchingFever Songster

    Feb 8, 2011
    Welcome From Sunny San Dieago CA [​IMG]
  3. [​IMG] from Tn!!!
  4. La Mike

    La Mike (Always Slightly Off)

    Nov 20, 2009
    [​IMG] from Louisiana
  5. Chickencoop1996

    Chickencoop1996 Songster

    Apr 28, 2011
    southern nh
  6. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

    Sep 20, 2009
    On the Farm!
    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana!
  7. True Grit

    True Grit Songster

    [​IMG] from Minnesota!

  8. bstead24

    bstead24 In the Brooder

    May 15, 2011
    [​IMG] From Michigan
  9. Luckytaz

    Luckytaz Songster

    Mar 28, 2010
    Rogers, Mn.
    Hi, from Minnesota.
  10. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

    Sep 4, 2010
    Hesperia, Ca
    Hello [​IMG] from Hesperia,CA and [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

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