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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by bombkat88, Sep 19, 2012.

  1. bombkat88

    bombkat88 Hatching

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    I have just started into raising chickens and guineas, thus I have so much to learn and so many questions. I found this site when I was searching for Coop plans and ideas. I love the tractor coop, yet not sure if that is what I want to go with. I have a garden and would love to let them work on that spot before i plant. I also like the idea of being able to move them to more sun or less wind in need be. I plan on having two roosters, one for the smaller hens and one for the larger. I want a black sumatra but would love to any ideas as far as what would be a good rooster for different hens. I currently have two Road Island Red hens, one Banny hen and one banny rooster. I do not want to raise them to eat. I want them for eggs and the beauty of the chickens. I live in Southeas Tenn. Any ideas and or information would be wonderful. Thank you
     

  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] This is a great place to learn about chickens. The Learning Center is packed with useful info and under Frequently asked Questions you'll find more quick links to discussions. Also check the blue "sticky threads" in each section, on top for more specific info on each area, like chick raising, incubation, egg laying etc. Have fun and we'll see you round the forum!
     
  3. weimarmama

    weimarmama Crowing

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    :frow & :welcome from Alabama. Glad you joined us. :goodpost: Definitely try checking out the Learning Center and good luck :thumbsup
     
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    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

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  5. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Crowing

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]
     

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    Welcome to BYC
     
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    liz9910 Crowing

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    [​IMG] from California!
     
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  10. KPenley

    KPenley Songster

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    Welcome! I can't wait to see your beautiful birds!
     

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