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Hello from VA!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by epluim, Mar 11, 2013.

  1. epluim

    epluim Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm completely new to the chicken scene. My husband and I are working on our first coop now. We're "adopting" my sister's chickens when she moves this summer; they already lay and are quite friendly! We plan to have 2-3. Our coop is a converted play-house with an 8' run built off the back. We still have a lot of work to do to it, but hopefully our little chickies will like it!
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, epluim, and [​IMG]! Happy you joined our flock! I think the converted playhouse is a good idea - make sure you predator proof it! As new chicken raisers, below is a couple link you might find helpful. Good luck and enjoy your birds!!

    The Learning Center is an all around great resource for learning about chicken care and upkeep:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/
     
  3. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  4. epluim

    epluim Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks! We have a lot of work to do before we can officially be chicken people, but I'm really excited.
     
  5. Beckaberry

    Beckaberry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome! You have hooked up with a great resource in BYC.

    You say you are just adopting from your sister, well, I suspect it will not be long before you are hooked!!! You will find that chickens are easy and quite pleasant to have.

    Have fun with this and keep them out of your flower beds!!!
     
  6. TwoCrows

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

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    [​IMG] from New Mexico!
     
  7. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!! [​IMG] Glad you joined us!! [​IMG]
     
  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Good luck when you get your 'new' flock - welcome to BYC.
     
  9. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     

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