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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Tina1972, Oct 8, 2015.

  1. Tina1972

    Tina1972 Out Of The Brooder

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    I live in SC. I don't have any chickens yet. I decided to research and learn as much as i could before purchasing chicks. My plan is to remodel a small metal shed that i have and build a run onto the back of it. I love this site due to the awesome amount of information.
     
  2. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    Welcome..see that brown block up there at the top of the page that says learning center. It should help you out with a lot.
    Also, go to your state thread and ask away. :) Enjoy!
     
  3. steven29128

    steven29128 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to Back Yard Chickens ! [​IMG]
    From SC too !
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  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    A very warm welcome from Kenya! I hope that you enjoy the site as much as the rest of us!

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens. I am thinking metal would be very hot during summer. I sure others coming along with have different opinions. If you join your state thread you could ask what type of coop works best in your climate and what breeds can handle the heat & humidity. Chickens tolerate cold much better than heat.
     
  6. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello :frow and welcome to BYC!
     
  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. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. X2 on Cynthia12; if you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is loads of useful information there. Also drumstick diva has made a very good point; if you decide to use a metal shed for a coop, make sure that the coop is well shaded and that it has very good ventilation as metal will get awful hot under the summer sun. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  9. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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  10. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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