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Hello from Pennsylvania

Discussion in 'New Sufficient Self Member Introductions' started by Ezeigler, Feb 16, 2017 at 8:23 PM.

  1. Feb 16, 2017 at 8:23 PM
    Ezeigler

    Ezeigler Sustainable Newbie

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    hello everyone! I have been canning for quite a few years now. Always looking for new ideas. Getting chickens this spring so I'm excited about that. I love to garden
     
  2. Feb 16, 2017 at 8:56 PM
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    Hi Ezeigler,

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    Nice to have you with us. Where are you in the Keystone state? I am in Stroudsburg...right near the Delaware Water Gap along Rt. 80 about 10 miles before entering NJ.
     
  3. Feb 16, 2017 at 9:02 PM
    Ezeigler

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    I am in Halifax right before Elizabethville. About 45 minutes north of Harrisburg.
     
  4. Feb 16, 2017 at 9:31 PM
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    Welcome to SS! :frow What breed(s) of chickens are you getting? They are great fun to keep, you will love them :)
     
  5. Feb 16, 2017 at 10:17 PM
    MoonShadows

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    Out of my backyard. You'll love having chickens. We've had them for the past 4 years. Do you have gardens?
     
  6. Feb 16, 2017 at 10:30 PM
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    Yes I have a vegetable garden in the spring and summer. Haven't yet gotten into year round gardening. Although I'm interested in it. I would love to have a greenhouse in the future with solar power.
     
  7. Feb 16, 2017 at 10:33 PM
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    I'm not sure what breed(s) I'm getting yet. Was just looking online last night. I'll be getting my first ones from tractor supply company during their 'chick days' there are ones that lay bluefish purplish and pinkish eggs. Thought that was cool. I want ones that lay lots of eggs. :) will definitely save us lots of money we eat a lot of eggs and I live to bake and I know a few people: friends and family, who would buy from me, you know. Not on the books...
     
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  8. Feb 16, 2017 at 11:21 PM
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    OMGosh!!!! Welcome just like @MoonShadows WELCOME FROM PA.....So you live in Halifax...Do you ever go to Tobias in Sept? To their tailgate sale????
     
  9. Feb 17, 2017 at 12:23 AM
    Hinotori

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    Welcome to the group!

    You'll love chickens. They are very entertaining.

    I think we are all looking forward to the spring gardens here. So much to plan.
     
  10. Feb 17, 2017 at 1:26 AM
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    Yes i do go to Tobias occasionally with the kids however I've never been to their tailgate sale. What is it?
     

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