First Year Raising Chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Joannmcg, Oct 6, 2018.

  1. wildwestcoast

    wildwestcoast Songster

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    Hi and welcome :) I have a new flock as well as my previous one got wiped out by a mink or raccoon. I am waiting for my first eggs too! Two easter Eggers among my new girls and I am excited to see what colour eggs they lay
     
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  2. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Enabler

    Hello, and welcome to BYC!
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Out to pasture
    :welcome:frow
     
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  4. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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    Welcome to BYC!
    :yesss:We are glad you joined our flock!

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


    Coop Ideas:
    Chicken Coops
    There are a couple of links in my signature that are worth the short read.
    BYC has an APP
     
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  5. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Wrangler

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    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow We're so happy you've decided to join us :ya
     
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  6. HuffleClaw

    HuffleClaw Addicted To Birds

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    Hello! Welcome to BackyardChickens (BYC)! :welcome Chooks (chickens) are so much fun, and hopefully soon you’ll see some beautiful eggs in the nesting boxes! Beautiful flock you have! :love
     
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  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    Waiting on eggs can darn near kill you. :lol: But it's well worth the wait.

    Welcome aboard! :)
     
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  8. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

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    Howdy :frow Welcome to Backyard Chickens.

    Delighted to have you here with us. Enjoy your time here at BYC!

    Thanks for joining our community! :yesss:
     
  9. Joannmcg

    Joannmcg In the Brooder

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    Thanks for all the “welcomes”. We got our first egg today! It’s a beautiful light blue.

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  10. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the word

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    What a BEAUTY!! :love
     
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