Hello from Oklahoma.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Tika75, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. Tika75

    Tika75 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bought my baby chicks the Friday before Mother's Day 2015. We had four but lost one due to an accident. Not knowing what we were doing, we didn't start getting eggs until February 10th. I didn't know that where they roost and where they nest are different places. Oops. I want to enlarge my flock this year.



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    The darkest back on is Alucard. We lost her in February.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined our community.
     
  3. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Do you have a coop for your birds? It's been my experience the chickens roost and lay in the nesting boxes that are in the coop.

    I'm not sure I understand your set up?
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad to have you join us. Its always reassuring to know that chicken maths is alive and kicking, so good luck with your new additions.

    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 state thread may be useful as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  6. Tika75

    Tika75 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes we have a coop. Nothing fancy, but it keeps them safe. They were roosting but not laying. After I made some changes and added just a place to lay is when they did start laying.
     
  7. Balloonjuice

    Balloonjuice Chillin' With My Peeps

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