Hello from Southern New Jersey !

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Lost Pine, Jun 14, 2016.

  1. Lost Pine

    Lost Pine Out Of The Brooder

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    Getting excited about starting with BYC's. Does anyone have recommendations places for buying coops in the Southern NJ area ?
    Looking for new, but will buy used if the price is right.
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community!

    You might want to do some chatting in your state thread to see where you might locate a coop....https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/537/new-jersey

    Make yourself at home here and I sure hope you can find a nice coop soon! :)
     
  3. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you join us.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Have you tried Craig's list? Often people are getting rid of coops and whatever birds they have due to moving or discovering it's not what they want anymore. Sometimes you can even find dog runs or fencing that would be very useful.
     
  5. 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. Generally, coops for sale are not exactly great, and often they do not accommodate the number of chickens that they claim. If you can squeeze a pre-fab garden shed into your setup you and use that as a coop, or build your own, you may find it more economical in the long run.

    Good luck

    CT
     
  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us! Building your own coop may end up costing you way less and give you loads more options. If you're interested, there are some designs here:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/2/Coops

    Enjoy the site!
     
  7. 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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