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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Redbeard22, Sep 20, 2014.

  1. Redbeard22

    Redbeard22 In the Brooder

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    Hi, my name is Ricky I live in Cecil County, MD. I have recently built and 4x8 coop and I am looking to buy some chickens.
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there Ricky and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community! What breeds are you thinking about getting? You might want to stop by your state thread and chat with your chicken neighbors to see if any of them may have some birds for you...https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/63745/maryland-thread

    You can also try our Buy Sell and Trade section in hopes someone nearby you may have some in this section...https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/67/buy-sell-trade

    Go to your feed store and many times they have public boards where people put up ads to sell off their flock as well.

    And some large hatcheries sell not only chicks but started pullets as well. Mt Healthy and Meyers Hatcheries are both in your area of the country.

    Good luck and I hope you can get a flock soon!!
     
  3. Redbeard22

    Redbeard22 In the Brooder

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    This is just why I joined all the info I can gain!!! Thank you very much TwoCrows!!
     
  4. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC, Ricky. Glad you decided to join our flock. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Do you have any breed preference?
     
  7. emma p

    emma p Songster

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    Hello and welcome to BYC!!!
    What breed are you hoping to get? Just curious! [​IMG]
    -Emma
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Hi Ricky, do you have specific breeds you are looking for? Chicks, or started pullets, or ???? Welcome to the flock.
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!

    Good luck in finding the chickens you want!
     
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Good luck with getting some chickens! What breed are you looking for?
     

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