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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ebunny1755, Dec 9, 2011.

  1. ebunny1755

    ebunny1755 New Egg

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    hi...I am thinking about raising chickens in my backyard but I want to educate myself about them first. I live at the beaches in an unincorporated area of Jacksonville ( Atlantic Beach addy, Jacksonville services). What are the rules and what do I need to learn before I get started? Housing, nutrition, care, all of the good stuff. I used to keep chicks when I lived in KY as a child but I am clueless now so any help would be appreciated!
     
  2. CheerioLounge

    CheerioLounge Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from Twentynine Palms in the California high desert!

    I just jumped in and started reading. There are a lot of very knowledgeable folks here and they are very eager to help. Most of the questions you asked can be answered by reading through the various sections of the forum. Just jump right in!


    Warning: BYC can become seriously addicting!! [​IMG]
     
  3. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Washington State glad you joined us!
    Lots information on BYC!
     
  4. NewHopePoultry

    NewHopePoultry Overrun With Chickens

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  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    roxyblue Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] I'm glad your here! from pittsburgh PA
     
  7. OldGuy43

    OldGuy43 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Howdy from Austin, Texas. Meat, eggs or both? Not much is needed to get started. Something to contain them. Something to feed and water them and of course chickens.
     
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    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  9. SpellmeL

    SpellmeL Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome from the Show Me State!
     
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    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     

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