Hey all. Glad to join the forum.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MarkGregory, Jun 26, 2016.

  1. MarkGregory

    MarkGregory In the Brooder

    Hey all, my family and I are new to the chicken scene. We have 6 Buff Orpingtons that are just over a month old, and we have just evicted them from our basement into their new coop and run.....needless to say, they love the new digs.

    Last year, our kids came to us and said they really wanted chickens, so we told them if they got really good grades all year, we would get the chickens. Well, they did great....and we now have chickens. This forum has been very helpful in our selection of breed and other important information. I figured now we have chickens, it was time to join up.....so here we are!


  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Nice to meet you Mark. Welcome to Backyard chickens. Buff Orps are a very nice breed.
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockwit Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi Mark and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us. I'm sure that both you and your chickens are much happier now that they are outside.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and 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.

    All the best

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  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
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  5. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member 7 Years

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Good grades AND chickens? Sound like a win-win to me!
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