Excited & Nervous!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by NipomoHen, Mar 10, 2018.

  1. NipomoHen

    NipomoHen In the Brooder

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    Hi All! I am picking up my new chicks in about a week...six of them from a local farm! I am really excited to start on this journey and join this great community. I know this site will be a great resource, it's nice to meet all of you!
     
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  2. Fields Mountain Farm

    Fields Mountain Farm Beyond Poultry Dome

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    Welcome to the family! :frow
    Congratulations on your new adventure... Be sure you study up on chicken math! It'll get ya quick if you aren't watching..;)
     
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  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

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    Hi & :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! How exciting for you to be getting started with your new chicks :clap I’m sure you will enjoy them very much, very rewarding and lots of fun too!

    Good luck and enjoy your time here on BYC :frow
     
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  4. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hello and welcome to BYC

    These links may help
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/ar...first-60-days-of-raising-baby-chickens.47691/

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/category/hatching-eggs-raising-chickens.22/

    Any questions that you may have regarding your chicks will be best posted here - http://www.backyardchickens.com/f/11/raising-baby-chicks

    Here’s a link to the Articles section - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/ There you’ll find lots of information on almost every aspect of keeping chickens - from coop building ideas, to incubating eggs.

    There’s a link on the page above to the Learning Centre - it’s a great resource. If you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    Each week, various topics are discussed, which can also be a great resource - https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/topic-of-the-week-thread-archive


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - Find Your State Thread


    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     
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  5. FrankieDoodle

    FrankieDoodle Poppy-Dog

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    :celebrate Welcome to BYC!!! :woot
     
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  6. Meg-in-MT

    Meg-in-MT Free Ranging

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    Hello and welcome to BYC!
     
  7. Rocky Rhodes

    Rocky Rhodes Songster

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    Welcome to the flock.:wootGlad you joined.:ya
     
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  8. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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    Welcome to Backyardchickens.com aka BYC! :frow
    :yesss:We are glad you joined our flock.
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.

    This video will help you learn how to navigate this site:


    CURRENT COOP CONTEST click here >>#
     
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  9. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

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    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy :yato have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
    Enjoy your journey! Best of Luck!:D
     
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  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Hope you will enjoy Backyard chickens as much as we do:yesss:
     
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