Hello from Oregon!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by joerumore, Mar 29, 2017.

  1. joerumore

    joerumore Just Hatched

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    Hi folks! I'm Joe and I live in the Portland metro area. We just started our adventure in raising chickens (which we've wanted to do for years). Currently we have 10 week-old-or-so chicks (raising a few for some friends) so we'll be keeping about 4-5 at the end. Glad I found this great resource!
     
  2. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC, Joe! It's great to have you with us.
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, joerumore, and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our community! If you're new to the poultry scene you might want to take a look at the informative articles in the Learning Center in the link below - they will set you up for success!
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    And if you want to chat with some Oregon chicken people, find your state thread in the following link and say howdy:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC!! [​IMG]
     
  4. Ol Grey Mare

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

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    Hi, Joe, welcome to byc and the poultry keeping adventure, so glad you've joined us!
     
  5. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    Hi Joe, it's nice to have you here!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Joe, Welcome to the Backyard chickens flock [​IMG]
     
  7. DiamondDuck99

    DiamondDuck99 Just Hatched

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    Hi joe
    Welcome to byc
    Hope all goes well
     
  8. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Joe [​IMG] Welcome!

    As you have already received links to some great starting points, I will just wish you all the best.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
     
  9. HeavensHens88

    HeavensHens88 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to the ultimate Clan, Club, and Community of Poultry Lovers, Joe! :welcome
    Congratulations on beginning your trek down the wondrous path of poultry! :clap
    It looks like you've already received some great links and information regarding your new chicks, so I'll just give you my customary welcome for now! :frow
    All of birds are all part of one massive, unanimously-beloved flock on BYC- and we can't wait to assist in any way possible!
    We're glad you're here!!!
    :jumpy Wings of Wishes, :jumpy
    ~Sarah
     
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