Arkansas Newbie

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Ljromine, Dec 2, 2014.

  1. Ljromine

    Ljromine Hatching

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    Good Morning Everyone,
    I would like to introduce myself and my girls.
    My name is Lisa.
    I am new to raising backyard chickens and have a LOT to learn.
    I am currently in the middle of building a nice coop and have added a few interesting items to it, many more to come since I am of a curious nature and like to tinker with things.
    I currently have 4 Barred Rock hens.
    I live in Arkansas, I would say in a rural area, but 90% of Arkansas is rural. LOL
    So glad I found this site and I'm amazed at how many folks raise chickens.
    I look forward to all of the great learning I am about to get via this site!!

    For the first interesting thing about my new coop going up, I was scrounging around the old home place recently and came across a really nice double pained plate glass window. It is now the inside wall of my hen house. All of my friends call my coop the Arkansas Chicken Aquarium.
    Here's a quick peek.
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    Cheers and happy Chickens to everyone.
    Lisa
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Hi, Lisa, welcome to BYC. Looks like the start of a great coop.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Hi Lisa, glad you joined the flock
     
  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

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    Hi :welcome
    Glad you could join the flock! Your coop looks like it will be a great home for your hens. I'm sure they will be very impressed with it! Hope you can post pics of the finished article.
    Be sure to ask any questions you may have, everyone here to help and enjoy BYC :frow
     
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  5. petrel

    petrel Chats with Chickens

    Hello and Welcome! That is a very nice looking coop.
     
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  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG]
     
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  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!

    Nice coop!
     
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  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
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  9. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Very nice coop!! Good luck with the rest of your build. Barred Rocks are a nice breed to keep. I have a few of them and they are great layers and quite friendly as well.

    Welcome to our flock!
     
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  10. Ljromine

    Ljromine Hatching

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    Thanks Everyone!!
     

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