Can't wait to start keeping chickens!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ginnielee2003, Jan 1, 2014.

  1. ginnielee2003

    ginnielee2003 New Egg

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    Hi everyone! I haven't raised chickens before, but after moving from the concrete hell of Tampa to beautiful NE Georgia, I am ready. Looking forward to learning and having fresh eggs! :)
     
  2. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    [​IMG] like your enthusiasm [​IMG]


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  3. Highcotton

    Highcotton Southern Chickens

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    Go to Yo Georgias thread. There are plenty of BYC people across North Georgia willing to give you a hand. Those beautiful North Georgia mountains are hard to beat. I am in Middle Georgia off of I 75 South of Macon. Best of luck. I am sure that you will enjoy North Georgia and the chickens. Stop by on the way north and I will give you a dozen fresh eggs.
     
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  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hi there, [​IMG] and welcome to BYC!
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC, and congratulations on your new home.
     
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  6. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Just be careful on the amount of chickens you get at first. Usually people (myself included) plan on only raising a few, then they become so addicted to them they can't seem to get enough. [​IMG][​IMG] Enjoy!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. ginnielee2003

    ginnielee2003 New Egg

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    I am thinking of getting Plymouth Rocks...it gets rather cold here in the winter and I don't want a birds who are too broody. Any thoughts? Thanks everyone!
     
  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!
     

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