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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Rogue Chickens, Mar 27, 2018.

  1. Rogue Chickens

    Rogue Chickens In the Brooder

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    Greetings!
    Lurker for the past month or so, finally signed up for a membership!

    I am brand new to chickens... We are getting 8 babies NEXT WEEK!!

    Love reading all of your great information... I've learned so much from this site already! Can't wait to see how things go starting next week when the girls arrive!
     
  2. Chip3214

    Chip3214 In the Brooder

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    That's awesome! What breeds did you get?
     
  3. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hello and welcome to BYC and congrats on your impending flock.

    These links may be interesting

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/category/hatching-eggs-raising-chickens.22/

    Any questions that you may have regarding your chicks will be best posted here - http://www.backyardchickens.com/f/11/raising-baby-chicks
    More generally, here's a good link where you’ll find lots of information on almost every aspect of keeping chickens - from coop building ideas, to incubating eggs - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/


    There’s a link on the page above to the Learning Centre - it’s a great resource. 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.


    Each week, various topics are discussed, which can also be a great resource - https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/topic-of-the-week-thread-archive


    You can use this link to contact members in your area - Find Your State Thread

    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     
  4. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie All My Friends Have Hoofs

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    Jetblack2004 Free Ranging

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    So exciting!! Enjoy them-- they grow so fast :lol:
     
  6. Rogue Chickens

    Rogue Chickens In the Brooder

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    Thanks everyone! We got 8 total from MPC:
    3 buff orphingtons
    3 bantam polish
    2 assorted bantams (feather legged ones I believe)

    So excited to see them!!
     
  7. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg

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    Getting baby chicks is very exciting!

    Nice Easter present too
     
  8. FrankieDoodle

    FrankieDoodle Poppy-Dog

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    :frow Welcome to BYC!!! :woot
     
  9. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

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    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
     
  10. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Just clucking around

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    A very warm welcome to BYC! There’s so many helpful, knowledgeable folks here and I’m sure you’ll find this site a very useful resource. Good luck with your chicks. :thumbsup
     

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