Newbie from Missouri

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by KerriAnn00, Jul 8, 2016.

  1. KerriAnn00

    KerriAnn00 Just Hatched

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    Hello! I am a new chicken enthusiast and very much looking forward to talking with others that share my sickness..er..excitement for the feathery friends ;)

    After a couple of random pickings from a farm store that had terribly accurate 50/50 gender ratio despite being labeled pullets (2 black Australorps hen, 1 Welsummer hen, 2 "Americauna" roos, and 1 RIR roo) I decided I wanted the shiny toy, and got me some breeding stock/show quality BBS Marans.

    At this point I have no intention of showing, but I love the idea of working to keep up with some quality standards and make it a long term goal. Very much looking forward to watching my baby bird brains grow up. And also super excited to find others that understand my most recent vice!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. Type 'Missouri' in the search bar at the top of the page to locate your state thread. There you can meet and talk to some of your 'neighbors'.
     
  3. SueT

    SueT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm from MO also. Lots of county fairs i.e. poultry exhibits this summer! Ozark Empire Fair at the end of this month!!!
     
  4. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Like @sourland said, by finding your states thread, you can chat with people near you. Here's the link to the states thread area.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you


    We are so happy to have you join this great community! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    Best wishes
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Wish you the very best of luck with your project, you very well may decide you would like to show. Nothing wrong with producing the very best of a breed possible.
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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