Newbie in NC

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

  1. sjnocill

    sjnocill Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 19, 2011
    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.
    drumstick diva likes this.
  2. bufforp89

    bufforp89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2009
    Chenango Forks NY
  3. Wyo Chick

    Wyo Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC, glad you decided to join! Good luck with your birds.
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.
  6. renart

    renart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 16, 2009
    Kingston, WA
    [​IMG] from NW Washington State! [​IMG]
  7. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2010
    Glasgow, KY
    Welcome to BYC and congratulations on your chickens (and for actually having a finished coop).

    You should post pics of your mixed flock.

  8. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle


    congrats on getting chicks

  9. chi-rn

    chi-rn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 11, 2011
    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. cambriagardener

    cambriagardener Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​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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