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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Lizabelsherrill, Feb 25, 2013.

  1. Lizabelsherrill

    Lizabelsherrill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't have any chickens...yet. I've FINALLY convinced my husband to let me raise chickens. I am doing research to help with coop building and choosing a breed. BYC comes up everytime I google a question so I decided it was time to join.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Lizabellsherrill, and [​IMG]! Super to have you aboard! BYC is a great resource! Below are some helpful links to kick start your learning curve. Good luck and have fun!!!

    The Learning Center give you care and maintenance requirements to be a responsible poultry keeper:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/

    The Coops section gives you have some great coop ideas:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/2/Coop_Designs

    The Breeds thread gives you some ideas on types you'd like:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/products/category/chicken-breeds

    And here is Henderson's Chicken Chart where you can compare breeds easily:

    http://www.ithaca.edu/staff/jhenderson/chooks/chooks.html

    Finally, here is the link to breeders and hatcheries:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/16/chicken-breeders-hatcheries
     
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  3. thasista

    thasista Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi from Kentucky![​IMG]
     
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!! [​IMG] Glad you joined us!! [​IMG]
     
  6. belwelch

    belwelch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC from Kentucky. Good luck on your start up
     
  7. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  9. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  10. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Good luck with the planning and start of your flock. Welcome to BYC.
     

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