Frist time chick mommy,

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Yankee Chickens, Feb 27, 2016.

  1. Yankee Chickens

    Yankee Chickens New Egg

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    My boyfriend and I decided to raise chickens for the first time. We seen our local family farm and home had them in already. We live in Michigan so it's still pretty cold here. I might have though that we got them to early but the store is already close to selling out for this batch. We decide to get 4 to start 2 RIR rhode island red then 2 plymouth rocks. Im thinking the RIR is about 2 weeks the PR are little and the runts of the litter. We currently have them sat up inside the house seeing how cold it is. We also have a Ecoglow20 and so far we are loving it... so nice to meet you all!!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC, and get started on their outdoor coop. They grow really fast.
     
  3. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    [​IMG] glad you have joined us.

    Good luck with your new flock.
     
  4. Yankee Chickens

    Yankee Chickens New Egg

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    We thankfully have it already built
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. I think you would also enjoy the Michigan state thread. Just put the name in the search box. Michigan folks are very kind and helpful. Possibly some live near you.
     
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  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us and good luck with your chicks!

    All the best
    CT
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member Project Manager

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    Have fun with those little ones!
     
  9. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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    There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around the run.
     

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