Hello from South Africa

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by SouthCoast, Mar 4, 2016.

  1. SouthCoast

    SouthCoast Just Hatched

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    Hi all BYC members, I'm from South Africa and I got my first 4 chickens about a month ago.
    So far I'm really enjoying the learning experience of keeping chickens from young, I love how my 3 week olds come running an jump on my lap when I go close. Its warm all year round where I live so my girls will be free range.
    BYC has been a great source of information for me so far, I spend a lot of time browsing the learning centre, so just a quick thanks to the BYC community, I'm glad I found you :) [​IMG]
     
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  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Congrats on your new chickens :celebrate It really does sound like you are enjoying keeping them!! They are a great hobby that's lots of fun and very rewarding too!!
    Great to her BYC has been so helpful for you :D Always something new to learn here.

    Be sure to ask any questions that you may have, everyone here to help.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
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  4. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Hello again! What breed of birds do you have?
     
  5. SouthCoast

    SouthCoast Just Hatched

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    Thanks for all the love guys :)[email protected] thanks for the info I'll definitely check it out... @northflchick I believe I have broilers as I bought them from a meat wholesaler, commonly referred to as "koekoek" chickens here in SA
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens.
     
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  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    All the best
    CT
     

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