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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Hankster98528, Mar 23, 2017.

  1. Hankster98528

    Hankster98528 Just Hatched

    Feb 20, 2017
    Well I haven't had chickens scenes I was growing up, new house and property now that will allow me to get back into
    it so hear we are.
    First off great site with a lot of info and ideas.
    I started off by adopting 4 from a friend 2 rosters and 2 hens( not sure what they are but they lay a med size light brown egg, that was the bug.
    now we have 12 chicks that we picked up from the local feed store 3 Bard Rocks, 3 Buff Orpington , 3 Ameraucana, & 3 Marans. I thinking it will be a good starting point.
    I'm working on the run and the coop while there are in the brooder they are about 3 weeks at this point and doing well, both ideas have come from this site.
    Thanks again for the site, info and ideas.
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Hello from Kansas, Hankster, and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our community! Since it has been awhile since you had chickens you might do some reading up in the Learning Center here: Lots of great articles covering almost every conceivable chicken topic there is!
    And if you'd like to chat with some local poultry folk, find you're state thread here and say howdy:
    Good luck to you and thanks for joining BYC!
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
  4. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

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

    As you have already received links to some great starting points, I will just wish you and your flock 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]
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hello and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us.

    Best wishes
  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Congratulations on your expanded flock!
  7. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

    Apr 24, 2016
    Hello, and welcome to our wonderful forum! I am so glad you joined Backyard Chickens, I hope you will make yourself at home here and enjoy it as much as I have! :frow


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