Hi all! I am new to BYC. I saw a post on good info to provide when you introduce yourself... So here is me! I am so excited to finally be able to have chickens myself. 1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I am new to keeping chickens myself. I helped my grandparents with both their coops. I helped my mom with her coop. And now I am finally setting up my own flock! (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 4, Soon to be 19. I will keep you posted on arrival, additions and loses. (3) What breeds do you have? 4 Gold Sex Links - 1 week old Arriving in a few days - baby chicks: 6 Welsummer Hens and 1 Welsummer Rooster 4 EE / Americaunas 4 Buff Orpingtons Searching for Brabanters (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Everyone I know uses it. I have lots of chicken friends! (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I like to quilt, knit, make preserves, and create anything. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. We are currently setting up our Ranch, Farm, Homestead... whatever hip term you would like to call it. I have a husband, 2 kids, 2 dogs, 1 cat, and 1 pet crawfish. I am awaiting 19 chickens and have 10,001 bees headed our way in March.