Family project!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by newkfarm, Mar 19, 2017.

  1. newkfarm

    newkfarm Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 16, 2017
    Hello! I'm new to BYC but I've raised chickens twice in the past. My family of 6 moved to a property with a few acres and are starting again with a new chicken flock. We've gotten baby chicks over the last several weeks and are working on getting them moved outside in the next couple of weeks.
    We are going to raise both layers and meat chickens. Today we got a portable coop built and put the bigger chicks outside in the grass for the first time for a few hours. I look forward to learning more on BYC.
  2. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 15, 2017
    :welcome. :cd
    Last edited: Mar 19, 2017
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  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, newkfarm, and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our community! Good luck with your poultry! You might like the various informative articles contained in the Learning Center - they provide a wealth of great information on a wide variety of chicken topics.
    And you can chat with fellow Hoosier poultry peeps in the IN thread in this link:
    Good luck to you and thanks for joining BYC! [​IMG]
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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

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

    As you have already received links to some great starting points, I will just wish you all the best.

    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]
  6. vachick15

    vachick15 Chicken Obsessed

    Welcome to BYC! I hope you like it here!
  7. vachick15

    vachick15 Chicken Obsessed

    Welcome to BYC! I hope you like it here!
  8. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Reading. Must read more. Premium Member Project Manager

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    [​IMG] Welcome to BYC and welcome back to raising chickens!
  9. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    It's nice to have you here!

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