Newbie in NC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by sjnocill, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. sjnocill

    sjnocill In the Brooder

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    New to chickens. Got some chicks from a friend and recently finished a coop. Have 6 chicks about 9 weeks, unfortunately I think I only have 2 hens in the bunch. So we are going to a local farm that has some chickens for sale and will buy a few 1 year olds. We have a mixed flock, the only 2 I can positively identify are the barred rocks. The grown birds we are going to pick up will be black australorps.

    We are a family of 6. Our kids are 8, 6, almost 4, and 3 months.
     
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  2. bufforp89

    bufforp89 Songster

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  3. Wyo Chick

    Wyo Chick Songster

    Welcome from another NC person! Love this site. [​IMG]
     
  4. MSDeb

    MSDeb Songster

    Welcome to BYC, glad you decided to join! Good luck with your birds.
     

  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. renart

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    [​IMG] from NW Washington State! [​IMG]
     
  7. AlienChick

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    Welcome to BYC and congratulations on your chickens (and for actually having a finished coop).

    You should post pics of your mixed flock.

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  8. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

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    congrats on getting chicks

    Imp
     
  9. chi-rn

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    Wow... You're a busy person! Welcome from eastern NC (Jacksonville)! So, we're neigbors.... what part of NC are you from? Just started chickens last February ourselves. We choose sex-linked Golden Comets, so no surprises with roosters! We're very happy with our girls![​IMG]
     

  10. [​IMG] from California. Sounds like you have a wonderful family that will only get more interesting with those new chicks you're adding. Best of luck! [​IMG]
     

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