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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by PaulClark1, Jun 12, 2016.

  1. PaulClark1

    PaulClark1 New Egg

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    Hey all, my name is Paul and my wife and I have a small backyard flock just South of Chicago. We've currently have 10 Marans and absolutely love them. Our main focus with our flock and garden is a higher level of self reliance and responsibility, and our chickens do double duty as a source for eggs and the best entertainment we've ever experienced.

    I'm looking forward to interacting here and getting to know you all.

    Thank you for allowing me in your community,

    Paul
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Paul and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. uncertainty

    uncertainty Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello Paul; I am glad you have joined BYC. I am also raising my first flock, happily all is well, so far. The members here are very generous with their advice, I am sure you will find BYC to be a valuable resource.
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there Paul and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community! You certainly have come to the right place for all the fun and learning.

    Make yourself at home here and definitely ask any questions you may have.

    So pull up a roost bar and join in on the chicken chat! :)
     
  6. LaurelTree

    LaurelTree Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Paul. I believe that Chicago has a club for chicken folks, and also coop tours . All I can remember is it started with Chicagoland - maybe add chicken club to see if anything comes up or try google.
     
  8. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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

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