Hello Chicken Lovers

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by sonomachic, Jan 16, 2017.

  1. sonomachic

    sonomachic In the Brooder

    Hi all, I'm a new member on BYC. I am new at raising chickens here in Sonoma County CA. I'm looking forward to learning all I can from each of you. I have so much fun with my chickens. I enjoying watching them and learning each of their personalities. They lay beautiful, healthy eggs. I can't wait to start raising some chics.
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, sonomachic, and :welcome! Great to have you in our community! As a chicken newcomer you might like doing some research in the Learning Center here: https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center It is packed with informative poultry articles containing a wealth of valuable info. Also, if you'd like to chat with some of your poultry owning neighbors, I believe there are a couple CA threads in this link: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you
    Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC! :)
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hello and welcome to BYC. @redsoxs has given you some great links, which i am sure you will find useful.

    Best wishes
  4. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

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

    I like to call them chickenalities [​IMG]

    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. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
  5. sonomachic

    sonomachic In the Brooder

    Thanks Tella! So exciting to hear from someone from down under! Actually my daughters brought it to my attention recently how much I talk about my chickens! LOL! So it's refreshing to talk with someone with the same interests! Thank you again for the warm welcome!
    Sonoma Chic
  6. sonomachic

    sonomachic In the Brooder

    Thanks for the warm welcome! I can use all the helpful links.
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens.[​IMG]
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  8. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    You're right about chickens being fun to watch! If you think you want to get into incubating & hatching, there's some good information in the Learning Center plus here's a link to take you to that forum where you can ask questions and get help with it:

    It's nice to have you here!

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