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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mebberry4, Feb 26, 2012.

  1. mebberry4

    mebberry4 Chirping

    Feb 26, 2012
    I am just starting out with my chicken project in Seacoast NH. I have done quite a bit of research and I have found so much extremely helpful information on BYC. I'm sure as this adventure progresses I will be needing to find even more helpful advice.
    I am currently in process of designing and gathering materials for my coop and run. I am on the fence about whether to hatch my own or purchase day old chicks. I walked into the local Agway yesterday telling myself I would just take a peek at the chicks and nearly walked out with several armfuls. Who says I don't have self restraint.... [​IMG]
    This year I not only have spring fever to start my gardens, but now I have the fever to get my coop up and running!
    It is lovely to have so much to look forward to, so for now the planning and the gathering of supplies will continue. I am hopeful that someday soon I will be able to share pictures of my coop and chickens.... and hopeful that mine will look nearly as gorgeous as the coops and chickens I have seen here!
    Thanks for all of the info so far!

  2. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Songster

    Jan 27, 2012
    SW Ohio
    Hello and welcome from Southwest Ohio.

    You definitely have more restraint than I do. I am going nowhere near the feed stores right now. I need another coop first ! Good luck with your coop and new chickens
  3. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

    Nov 13, 2008
    Colorado Springs, Co
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
  5. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad you joined. I see our local TSC is getting ready for their chick days. I must stay away this year. :barnie
  6. [​IMG] [​IMG] from Washington State glad you joined us!
  7. MSDeb

    MSDeb Songster

    Welcome to BackYardChickens.

  8. greymane

    greymane Songster

    Jun 2, 2011
    Snyder County, PA
  9. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Crowing

    Mar 26, 2011
    Upper Peninsula Michigan
    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]
  10. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    Welcome to BYC. Glad you joined us!


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