Hi guys!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MKandtheforce, Jan 2, 2012.

  1. MKandtheforce

    MKandtheforce Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm Margaret and I live in midcoast Maine. I got really interested in a more natural and self-sufficient lifestyle several months ago, and I've decided to take the plunge and start a chicken family! My family goes through countless eggs for baking, egg salad, breakfasts, etc., so this is the perfect opportunity for me. I might start raising some chickens for meat in the future, as well, but I want to make sure I've gotten the hang of the egg-layers before I learn to raise meat ones. I've had chickens on the brain constantly pretty much since I seriously considered raising them, and I'm going to start looking at materials for a coop tomorrow. Hopefully, by next week, I'll have bought some! [​IMG] At least working on a coop will stop me from lurking on forums like these and researching chickens all day!

    Anyway, nice to meet you all! I hope to talk to you all soon!
     
  2. rockinpaints

    rockinpaints Chillin' With My Peeps

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    WELCOME from Ohio! [​IMG] Good luck with your new venture! [​IMG]
     
  3. Americana

    Americana Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Margaret ,Sounds like you have a plan! Glad you joined us [​IMG]
     
  4. Glenmar

    Glenmar Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. CheerioLounge

    CheerioLounge Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi Margaret & [​IMG] from Twentynine Palms in the California high desert! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  6. Rwest

    Rwest Out Of The Brooder

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    Sounds like we are in the same boat. I started my coop yesterday and hope to be finished by this weekend. I hope you are having as much fun as I am.

    Good luck.
     
  7. rancher hicks

    rancher hicks Chicken Obsessed

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  8. Linn Bee

    Linn Bee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to the BYC family! This is THE place for all things fowl. If you are thinking chicken, you've come to the right place. Wish I'd found this site before I got my chicks and built my coop. Sigh!
     
  9. cdy

    cdy New Egg

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    glad to have you on this great site
     
  10. MKandtheforce

    MKandtheforce Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow, such a warm welcome! Thanks so much, all!
     

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