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A BIG Hello from Texas!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by bornbeth, Mar 21, 2015.

  1. bornbeth

    bornbeth Hatching

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    Hi everybody!
    Thank you for an excellent place to hang out during the rainy, muddy days of Spring here in Texas. :)
    I've kept meat chickens and layers in Central Florida, but just salvaged my first coop here. It's ready for the wire to go on the run, and I am picking up my new chicks at two feed stores tomorrow. I'm so excited!!
    I'm a Mother to 5 children, and 4 grandchildren. I'm a bit of a Mother hen myself, as I'm a full-time caretaker for my disabled husband. We are hoping to become a bit more self-sufficient by having hens, a garden, and next year rabbits.
    I do have a couple of questions, but will ask then somewhere else in the forums.
    Best Regards,
    Beth
     
  2. Twistedfeather

    Twistedfeather Songster

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    Welcome to BYC! What kind of chickens are you planning on getting? If you are getting them from two feed stores are you getting multiple breeds? Anyways enjoy your stay.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined! :)
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Welcome to BYC, Beth![​IMG] I'm glad you joined us.

    We'll be happy to answer all of your questions.[​IMG]
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined our "flock!"

    Good luck with your new chicks and self-sufficient living!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    Nice to meet you Beth, hope you enjoy all Backyard chickens has to offer.
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC, Beth. Glad you decided join to our flock. Which part of Texas are you in? My wife and I were both raised in Texas. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your chicks.
     
  8. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  9. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     
  10. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]
    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home!
     

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