SoCal chicken farmer starting again

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ShortCircuitRanch2332, Mar 14, 2011.

  1. ShortCircuitRanch2332

    ShortCircuitRanch2332 Songster

    Mar 12, 2011
    Oak Hills
    Hello all so im obviously a New Egg lol I have had chickens almost all my life up till 12 years old where we moved to a new house on 2 and a half acres where the house was a "fix er up" to me when we moved in it looked like a homeless shelter and during the 7 year rebuild the last of my flock passed that was 5 years ago now the house is gorgeous DONE and i have free time so being five years without chickens i hadn't really thought about it picking up a guitar along the way i created new hobbies and my chicken enthusiasm flame buried, UNTIL I went to get propane the day before yesterday and wouldn't you know it the place i ALWAYS go was out so heading home i remember rite around the corner theres a Feed barn that sells propane so i go over there and have the propane pumped (chickens being the farthest things on my mind) so i walk in to pay and I hear this soft peep peep peep I turn to see a crate FULL of chicks and that tiny dying candle of chicken enthusiasm BLEW up like a can of gas so 1 roo and 5 hens later the roo and one hen being barred rock juveniles and the other 4 Rhode island red chicks, a chicken coop in production of being built here i am haha so HI all I'm so happy i got back into this I forgot how much i missed it and how much i love chickens lol
  2. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Songster

    Jul 10, 2010
    Stonington, illinois
    [​IMG] from Illinois
  3. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms

    Sep 20, 2009
    Pride, La.
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Pride, La. You'll learn lots & lots here!! [​IMG]
  4. LAseramas KP

    LAseramas KP Songster

    Feb 7, 2011
    LA , SoCal
    That is great hope you do keep us updated I just got back into the hobby too been out for 7 years lol . This is a fun hobby and always something new to learn
  5. NewHopePoultry

    NewHopePoultry Crowing

    Apr 9, 2007
    [​IMG] from Missouri [​IMG]
  6. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

    Dec 2, 2009
    Welcome to BYC from Canada! [​IMG]
  8. TigerLilly

    TigerLilly I failed Chicken Math

    Jul 18, 2010
    Central Florida
  9. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

    Nov 13, 2008
    Colorado Springs, Co

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