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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by BamaJ80, Mar 12, 2013.

  1. BamaJ80

    BamaJ80 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey everyone I'm looking to get a few birds for the back yard mainly for the eggs but I am also looking forward to learning about keeping and raising chickens with my two year old son.I'm sure I'll have tons of questions so look out Lol.
     
  2. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!! [​IMG] Glad you joined us!! [​IMG]
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    [​IMG] from New Mexico!

    This IS the place for ALL your chicken questions! :) Glad you joined!
     
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Bamajo80, and [​IMG]! Great to have you here! Here are a few great links:

    The Learning Center is a great place to learn the ins and outs of poultry keeping:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/

    The Coops thread shows you various styles and designs from which to choose:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/2/Coop_Designs

    For when you get your Baby Chicks, here is a Q & A forum with GREAT info from reading the old threads:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/11/raising-baby-chicks

    Finally, if you haven't picked out the breeds of birds you want, take a look here:

    http://www.ithaca.edu/staff/jhenderson/chooks/chooks.html
     
  7. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Search the forums, ask questions and the answers will appear - welcome to BYC.
     
  8. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     

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