Chicken Newbie and excited to be here! :)

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by EmeraldAcres, Mar 26, 2017.

  1. EmeraldAcres

    EmeraldAcres In the Brooder

    Mar 26, 2017

    My name is Pepper, and I live on a small acreage in the midwest. I am super excited to start raising chickens of my own this spring/summer. I have been trying to do all the research I can and have found SO much information from this site. I love being able to read about your experiences and advice, and decided I should join in on the fun!
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    So glad you joined us at Backyard chickens [​IMG]. If you would like to check out your state thread, just put state name in the search box above, and it will pop up for you. You may find you have Bycers living in your area.
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  3. Welcome to BYC! I'm so glad you joined us and I hope you like it here!
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  4. EmeraldAcres

    EmeraldAcres In the Brooder

    Mar 26, 2017

    That was helpful and interesting. I live in Iowa and apparently there is a chicken called the Iowa Blue that some are raising. It says it is a birchen bird. Interestingly, the breed I'm most contemplating getting started with are Blue Birchen Marans. I wonder if they are the same....
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  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Pepper [​IMG] Welcome!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
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  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, Pepper, and [​IMG]! Great to have you with us! [​IMG]
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  7. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013
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