Newbie in AZ....

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Red_R00ster, May 16, 2009.

  1. Red_R00ster

    Red_R00ster New Egg

    May 15, 2009
    My Wife has been asking for chickens for the last couple of years. I found this site yesterday, went to a Backyard chicken class hosted by the local permaculture guild last night, bought chickens today. The kids got to pick them out, and name them. We got 6 of them to start our flock.

    2 - Sicilian Buttercups - Rosie and Lucy
    2 - Golden Sexlinks - Big Mamma and Penny (OR Laverne and Shirley depending on who you ask)
    1 - Americauna - Betty Coop
    1- Dominique - Fern

    We cant wait to watch them grow, and discover their personalities. Is there anything I should know about these breeds? I look forward to reading and learning from this group.

  2. LilbitChicken

    LilbitChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2009
    [​IMG] Let me be the first to say hello! Welcome to BYC!!! I am a newbie also, soooo much to learn, we have 8 chicks!(a few days old)
    We live in Hereford, AZ! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  3. fargosmom

    fargosmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 27, 2008
    Pasadena, CA
    [​IMG] from sunny so. cal.! You fought a good fight, holding out for two years, but the chicken invasion will not be stopped!
    Bwaahaaahaaaa! [​IMG]
    I'm sure you'll do fine - there's plenty of expert advice here. Enjoy your new chicks!!
  4. gpamela3499

    gpamela3499 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2009
    Near San Fran Ca
    Form California
  5. preppy*hippie*chick

    preppy*hippie*chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2009
    Centerburg, Ohio
    Hello! Warm welcome from central Ohio! [​IMG]
  6. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    [​IMG] from TN
  7. babymakes6

    babymakes6 Gifted

    Feb 24, 2009
    far west Ohio
    [​IMG] from Ohio!
  8. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida.
  9. DiVon80

    DiVon80 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2009
    Pearl River,Louisiana
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  10. Recla_Ranch

    Recla_Ranch New Egg

    May 15, 2009
    Sierra Vista
    Quote:Hey! I'm new to the site, also. LilbitChicken, we're neighbors! So far I've found BYC'ers in Tombstone and St. David. What kind of chickens do you have? We've got 14 right now, but we're getting another shipment in a couple weeks. You can check out our website: Let me know what you're up to, maybe we can help each other out! We'll be at the Sierra Vista Farmer's Market on Thursday selling our compost.

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