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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by whychicksmatter, Mar 9, 2016.

  1. whychicksmatter

    whychicksmatter New Egg

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    Hi,

    Guess I should follow instructions & introduce myself first as a new member of your group.

    We are just retired and have raised a small flock of meat birds for about 28 years. I decided to join our poultry club about 17 years ago and have had some different laying breeds over the years: Buff Brahma Bantams, New Hampshires, Brown Leghorn, Chanteclers, Ameracauna, Silver Pencilled Wyandottes, Partridge Cochins. We only have about 7 birds right now and am hoping to get a few more. We have a small acreage but also started a Lowline herd, have a few Quarter Horses, and raise Standard & Miniature Poodles.

    I'm looking forward to hearing about your experiences with raising chickens and would like to have a few of the more endangered breeds to help keep them going.

    J. Lee
     
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  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. Very nice to have your hear. I used to breed and shows Cockers in the late 60's- '1980. Boy AM I old. If you want to check out what is happening around you - put your state name in the search box and it will pop up.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    PS you may want to do a story about your farm to post at "stories and pictures of my chickens."
     
  4. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi J.Lee and welcome to BYC - glad that you decided to join our community.

    I wish you the best of luck in adding to your flock - great to know that your are not immune to chicken maths just like the rest of us [​IMG]

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. whychicksmatter

    whychicksmatter New Egg

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    Super photos, great head shots & sweet chicks.

    J. Lee
     

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