Finally! Hello from SE Pennsylvania!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by PatDreadful, Nov 5, 2013.

  1. PatDreadful

    PatDreadful Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello, y’all! My name is Pat and my family and I own a little piece of the American dream in Southeastern PA that we are slowly turning into our own take on modern homesteading. Me, my wife and three lil’ boys are avid gardeners and are always looking for ways to be a bit more self sufficient. We are also on the strictest of strict budgets so the more we can produce for ourselves, the better off we will be.

    I have been thinking about chickens for quite some time but couldn’t find a cost effective way to get started. After much deliberation, I decided that if I could build my coop with a budget of under $10 (screws, nails, bolts, etc…) and dedicate a garden bed to corn and leafy greens for feed, then I would take the plunge. Well, I came across a mess of pallets recently so last weekend my two oldest boys (5 & 3) started framing out our coop. We are on our way and I look forward to learning from the wonderful members here.

    Oh, I also enjoy corn cob pipe smokin’, banjo pickin’ and beer brewin’!
     
  2. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome to BYC!
     
  4. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  5. chickenboy190

    chickenboy190 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome! Glad you joined BYC! :~D
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. ChirpyChicks1

    ChirpyChicks1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the site!
     
  8. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

    Welcome and enjoy!
    Steve, :frow
     
  9. PatDreadful

    PatDreadful Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you for the warm welcome!
     
  10. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Pat, welcome to BYC and good luck with your many projects.
     

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