Newbie from Texas
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Welcome to BYC and the adventure of chicken keeping!
What breed(s) are you getting and how many chicks total? Have you already setup your brooder and secure all your supplies? You can find some great information and articles to get you and your flock off to a good start by visiting the learning center here: http://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
If you give us a better idea if there are specific things you are curious or concerned about we would be better able to help you.
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Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.
The best feed is chick or starter feed - its nutritionally balanced so no other food is necessary.
Hang in there - it only means you have a couple more days to be sure you have everything ready for them.