Hello from Kansas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by TR Thompson, Feb 7, 2015.

  1. TR Thompson

    TR Thompson New Egg

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    planing on buying first chicks in March
     
  2. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!

    March is the kickoff to chick season (In my opinion). Have you ever had chickens before?

    You have definitely come to the right place. [​IMG]
     
  3. TR Thompson

    TR Thompson New Egg

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    No I haven't. Might have questions.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG]I'm glad you joined us.

    What breeds of chicks are you thinking about getting? Good luck with your future poultry adventures![​IMG]
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to our flock. X2 on Wyandottes7's question; what kind of chicks are you getting? Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck in getting your chicks.
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  7. TR Thompson

    TR Thompson New Egg

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    Not sure, depends what our local Orscheln store has to offer. Does anyone know if the chicks are sexed at these stores? Wanting good egg production.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Shoppers / kids kind of mess them up in bins, pick up one put it back in the wrong place. Kinda iffy about sexes and breeds being correct in the bins. Some breeds cannot be accurately sexed before 4-5 mos.of age (silkies).
     
  9. TR Thompson

    TR Thompson New Egg

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    i'm planning on having 5 or 6 chickens. Coop with a run. Should I get all one breed and witch breeds adapt best to this application?
     

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