Hello from Colorado!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by meganne79, Apr 8, 2017.

  1. meganne79

    meganne79 Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 8, 2017
    Good morning! We are just starting our first flock since childhood. I grew up with chickens and livestock but it's been 20 years since so this all feels new. I was planning on 10ish but we have 24 chicks ranging from 2.5 to 5 weeks old (and 5 ducklings). I had so much fun choosing my flock to try to balance both my egg basket as well as flock with good choices. I found tons of good advice on here beforehand so hopefully we've made some wise choices. Thanks and have a lovely day!
    Last edited: Apr 8, 2017
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

    Mar 9, 2014
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC - I am so glad you've joined us! Sounds like you have already mastered chicken math, lol.
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  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Hello from Kansas, meganne79, and :welcome! Pleased you joined our community! Glad you are back to raising chickens again! Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC! :cd
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  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! How exciting for you to be getting started again :clap It sure does sound like you ah e had lots of fun choosing and 10 has soon grown! It happens to the best of us! Good luck with your new flock and enjoy your time here on BYC :frow
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  5. ninjawesome

    ninjawesome Currently being awesome Premium Member

    Jun 4, 2015
    Wild, Wild West
    [​IMG]Hi there and [​IMG]! We're happy you could join us[​IMG] [​IMG]
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
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  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under meganne79 [​IMG] Welcome!

    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.

    You might want to also pop in and say hello on your local thread: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you ‘Find your State’s thread.

    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]
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