New to the Chicken Game

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Farmer_White, Jan 20, 2018.

  1. Farmer_White

    Farmer_White In the Brooder

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    My wife and I are new to the chicken game. Got our first chickens back in August 2017 (end of August to be specific). They are ISA browns and started laying Jan 1 2018. They were free range until they kept jumping my neighbors fence. They would come back, but... Anyway they now have 100 SQ run for 7 of them and a coop to go up in at night. I really enjoy watching them, working on the coop, getting eggs, sharing them with my neighbors, and automating the boring stuff. I have been considering getting more chickens and trying to start selling the eggs. I need a lot more education and time to get to know the process. I don't really have a plan weather full free range, organic, etc. For now I will enjoy the flock i have. Really friendly birds, let me pet and handle them. Follow me around like a lost puppy, kind of funny.
     

  2. FrankieDoodle

    FrankieDoodle Free Ranging

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    Welcome to BYC!!!
     
  3. Allie Grace Sanders

    Allie Grace Sanders Songster

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    Welcome to the flock!
     
  4. getaclue

    getaclue Crossing the Road

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    Glad you joined us. There is a lot of good information on here. You should be off, and running in no time.

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  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    Chickens can be so affectionate. Mine too follow me around like drooling puppies looking for goodies. Lap warmers too!

    So glad you could join our community! :)
     
  6. chickadoodles

    chickadoodles Crossing the Road

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    Hello and welcome to BYC. :frow
     
  7. MissNutmeg

    MissNutmeg Chicken Addict

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  8. 007Sean

    007Sean Crossing the Road Premium Member

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    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy:yato have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
     
  9. Hope Hughes

    Hope Hughes Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello:frow
    Welcome to BYC!!
    So glad to have you here!!
    Thanks for sharing your story!!
    You have come to the right place.
    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
     
  10. Farmer_White

    Farmer_White In the Brooder

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    Thanks y'all
     

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