Fall chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Rstu, Aug 9, 2013.

  1. Rstu

    Rstu New Egg

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    I am in the market for silkies and I finally found somewhere I can get them in August. We have two houses, one for little chickens and one for our big girls. In 2-3 weeks we will have a home for the silkies. But they won't be outside for weeks and it might be already getting cold outside so I am looking for any advice for getting chicks in late summer/early fall. Thanks
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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  3. Rstu

    Rstu New Egg

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    I live up north in Maine so after August it's warm for a couple weeks and then that's it. Thanks for responding so fast
     
  4. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. ChirpyChicks1

    ChirpyChicks1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sounds like I need to move to Maine [​IMG]
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. Locate the Maine thread in the Social forum, 'Where am I? Where are you!' section. Hopefully you can locate some local birds.
     
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  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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