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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by southernbellenc, Mar 5, 2015.

  1. southernbellenc

    southernbellenc In the Brooder

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    Hi all! My family and I are embarking on this adventure to raise a mixed breed sustainable flock. We have 4 week old pullets headed our way the first week of April.
    This first flock will consist of barred rock, buff orpingtons, a cuckoo maran, and one cinnamon queen. As we learn our chickens we will add additional breeds/ flocks based on preference. Looking forward to the wealth of knowledge offered here.
     
    Last edited: Mar 5, 2015
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Welcome to BYC , and good luck in establishing a sustainable flock.
     
  3. cutechick53

    cutechick53 Songster

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    Hello! [​IMG] Glad you could join our flock! Happy chook raising! [​IMG]
     
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Hello [​IMG] and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]
    Be sure to make yourself at home!
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to our flock. Cinnamon Queen is one of a number of labels under which some hatcheries market their Red Sex Links. Not only can they be sexed by color at hatching, but they are egg laying machines. You should get loads of eggs from that girl. :eek:) I love the chocolate eggs of the Cuckoo Marans. In my personal opinion, they are the prettiest eggs in the chicken world. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Welcome![​IMG] I'm glad you joined our community.

    Sounds like you'll be getting a nice flock! You should get lots of eggs from the Cinnamon Queen and some lovely chocolate colored eggs from the Cuckoo Marans.[​IMG]
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  8. 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.

    Enjoy those lovely breeds!
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  10. drumstick diva

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

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    Have you visited the Learning Center, it is a great first stop. Glad you joined the flock [​IMG]
     

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