Hello from Farnborough, Hampshire. UK

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jon1973, Mar 16, 2016.

  1. jon1973

    jon1973 New Egg

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    Hello,

    Came across this website, which seems to be full of useful information.

    I have my run and coop set up now ready for 3 hens that I am inheriting from a friend this Sunday. Never owned chickens before, so it's all very new, but looking forward to it immensely

    Jon.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Jon and welcome to BYC.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced chicken keepers - loads of info on anything chicken. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Joining your country thread "UK members, please say hi" will put you in contact with other BYC members in your area, which can be very helpful.


    All the best with your new flock.

    CT
     
  3. nposluszny

    nposluszny Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Jon, very nice to meet you. Hope you enjoy Backyard chickens as much as we do.
     
  6. jon1973

    jon1973 New Egg

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    Thank you for the warm welcome. I'll post up some pictures on Sunday :)

    but the breeds are;

    A Goldline, a Coral and a Columbine
     
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  7. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome Jon

    Glad you could join us here! Please do pop by the UK thread, the link is in my signature. Think we have some folk form down your way on there. Wishing you the very best of luck with your new chicken adventures. I'm sure you will enjoy them very much. They are fab to keep and lots of fun too.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
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    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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