Got our chicks today!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by colinpryor, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. colinpryor

    colinpryor New Egg

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    Hey everyone, long time lurker here. My wife and I have been planning to get chickens for years and finally pulled the trigger today! We picked up six black sex-link chicks and have them in the brooder now. We are very excited for the new adventure.
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. colinpryor

    colinpryor New Egg

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    Thanks, glad to be here!
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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

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

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Mmmmm I see a lot of eggs in your future...[​IMG]
     

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