Hello from NC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chickmama22, May 7, 2016.

  1. chickmama22

    chickmama22 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi there! I was recommended this site from a friend and it seems super helpful! I live in NC in a very small town. Grew up in the city and since moving to the "hills" about 8 years ago, we decided to get 6 chickens (and 2 ducks) this year. We have 6 bantams that are 10 weeks old, pretty sure 6 are roosters[​IMG]. I hope to learn a lot here as a first time bird owner! Thanks in advance for any and all help :)
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

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

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    Welcome to BYC -- I responded to your other thread regarding the gender issue, but wanted to say welcome to the chicken obsession!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Please post photos at "what breed or gender is this," stating the age they are in photos
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard and congrats on your new flock!

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre (even if you have lots of experience)
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. 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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