Brand New to raising chickens.......

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by sacmonarchs62, Jan 10, 2014.

  1. sacmonarchs62

    sacmonarchs62 New Egg

    Jan 7, 2014
    Good Afternoon......I am about 45mins north of Sacramento and I have always thought that is Northern California, although I can't say I have given it a lot of
    Anyway, if anyone is from around this area/climate I would love your advice about any challenges you have I said I am a complete chicken virgin and I am very excited but I want to get it right. I want a nice safe environment for my new additions.
    Thanks for any advice you can offer.
    Bernadette (Bernie)
  2. capayvalleychick

    capayvalleychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2010
    Guinda CA
    Hi Bernie,

    You might want to check out the California - Northern thread. Lots of friendly chicken people there. [​IMG]

    I'm northwest of Sac, also. What town are you near?

    It gets extremely hot where I live. My chickens have either adapted or died, so I have very heat tolerant birds. Otherwise, they do fine. We are lucky to have a relatively mild climate here in Cali.

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