Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mytwogirls, Jan 13, 2009.

  1. mytwogirls

    mytwogirls In the Brooder

    Jan 13, 2009
    greenbrier, tn
    Just joined and really enjoy reading everyones posts. I am beginning to embark on the adventure of raising chickens. I hope to be going by spring. I am starting to build my coop now and buying the supplies I may need. Not looking to go large scale just want to have anywhere from 8 to 25 birds. I am looking at getting the rhode island reds. My wife and I just want some eggs for us and family/friends. If anyone has any suggestions for this ole first timer please let me here them. I have just been reading and talking and trying to figure the best coop to build and best birds for eggs. Again thanks for a great site. Scott
  2. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

    First off, a GREAT BIG WELCOME to ya! You'll find absolute gold mines of information here, and too many wonderful people to count who are very generous with their experience and wisdom; take full advantage of it! A good place to start is on the index page that has different topics sorted by category according to your particular interest or line of questioning. The FAQ section is helpful, too. Hope to see you around! God bless!
  3. eggzettera

    eggzettera Songster

    [​IMG] & [​IMG] This post this belongs in the area set up for new introductions, so you can get more responses..... https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewforum.php?id=40 I'll go ask a mod to move for you.... And again welcome to the insanity - a friendlier forum I have yet to meet...... [​IMG]

    Edit to fix typo/grammar that Crtrlovr caught - Thanks Crtrlovr!
    Last edited: Jan 13, 2009
  4. peeboo

    peeboo Songster

    Apr 9, 2008
    fort bragg nc
    WELCOME fellow fanatic and tennessean! this is a great site. it's more addictive than anything. lol quite informative and alot of fun. great to meet ya!
  5. chickflick

    chickflick Crowing 11 Years

    Mar 10, 2007
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  6. willowcol

    willowcol Songster

    Oct 10, 2008
    Macclesfield NC
    Hi and hope you have as much fun here as I do. [​IMG]
  7. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

    Sep 25, 2007

    You'll find just about any info. you need regarding chickens here!

    Check the Coop Designs section; it's divided up by the size of coop, and has some awesome coops and great ideas! Best of luck!
  8. momofdrew

    momofdrew Songster

  9. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

    Apr 16, 2007
    Evening Shade, AR
    Hello and Welcome from White County, TN! [​IMG]

  10. davidb

    davidb Songster

    Dec 15, 2008
    north east Georgia

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