Newbie from the Space Coast

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ahasbeen, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. ahasbeen

    ahasbeen New Egg

    Apr 24, 2011
    Howdy-doody y'all. The wife and I go thru a minimun of a dozen eggs a week and with prices the way they are, we decided to try our hand with byc's. We're both retired , for a gazillion years, and want to give chickens a try. Bought a set of plans for a coop, but last night found one that makes more sense-Rancho Chickacabra. Being a DIY type, I'm sure I'll have some questions . In fact, only last week did I find out a hen don't need a rooster to lay an egg ! That ought to tell you how much I know about chickens. Time for me to go to roost......... Regards, ahasbeen
  2. sweeterdeeter42

    sweeterdeeter42 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 10, 2011
    Northern Illinois
    Howdy-doody! lol. [​IMG]
  3. Cacciatore

    Cacciatore Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 19, 2011
    San Pablo, CA
    Welcome from Northern California. [​IMG]
  4. BrattishTaz

    BrattishTaz Roo Magnet

    Jan 8, 2011
    Tampa Area, Florida
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    I thought you needed a rooster to get egg when I first got my chickens too. [​IMG] You will get all the chicken info you will need (and then some) on BYC.
  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 4, 2010
    My Coop
    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama.
  6. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

    Sep 4, 2010
    Hesperia, Ca
    Hello [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Hesperia,Ca [​IMG] [​IMG]
  7. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

    Nov 13, 2008
    Colorado Springs, Co
  8. melloladies

    melloladies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2010
    Merritt Island
    Hello neighbor! There is a FL thread you should check in on, and a "Space Coast Chicks" thread too!
    Hopefully you'll get as much joy out of your new hobby as I have!
  9. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC, glad you decided to join us.
  10. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

    May 11, 2010
    West Enfield,Maine
    [​IMG] [​IMG] Maine

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