Hello I'm new to this site,so maybe I can figure it out

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by rick151970, May 28, 2016.

  1. rick151970

    rick151970 New Egg

    May 28, 2016
    Well like I said I'm new to this, but anyway I'm getting back into the chicken business, I used to mess with them when I was growing up and rabbits ,starting out with a few half nanny,s a Rhode island red rooster,and hen and something killed the hen,so I just ordered 10 Rhode island whites,seems most around here have never heard of the Rhode island whites any comments?
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! Hiw nice you have been able to get back into keeping chickens :clap
    I'm sure it will all come flooding back to you. Sorry to hear you list a hen, attacks sure ar devasting.
    I'm sure you would enjoy popping by the Rhode Island white thread for all the chat about them ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/323514/rhode-island-white-thread

    Wishing you the very best of luck with your new birds in the future. Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
  3. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

    Mar 1, 2015
    :frow Hi, and welcome toBYC!!

    I've heard of Rhode Island Whites, by have never act silly seen them or a picture of them :rolleyes:
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us. It may be useful to check out the "predators and pests" forum to see if you can find a solution to making your set up as secure as possible. Predators have a habit of returning, once they have had success.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you.

    All the best
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    I have never seen a Rhode Island white but, I have seen them mentioned recently. I am a techno dinosaur and can mainly press enter or send. I use the search box to find anything I want - don't know how to do links either. I've been on for years but, I think younger people pick it up faster. Welcome to BYC.

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