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Hello from Central Massachusetts

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Mayapples, Apr 11, 2012.

  1. Mayapples

    Mayapples New Egg

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    Hello!

    At long last, our town finally voted to allow backyard chickens. It hasn't been enacted yet, so we're using the time between then and now to knuckle down on our research, network, and start building a coop.

    A friend recommended Orpingtons to us, but we just found out a local monastery raises and sells Rhode Island Reds ... Do you think those would be a good breed for a couple of beginners?
     
  2. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    Rhode Island Reds are a good chicken. They are friendly and great egg layers.

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  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC. RIR's are good birds. I'm partial to Barred Rocks and Black Stars. (Everyone has their favorites!)
     
  4. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi && Welcome!!!
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  5. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan :D
     
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad you joined. :thumbsup
     
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    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
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    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  9. greymane

    greymane Chillin' With My Peeps

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