howdy from kansas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Poppymuffin, Feb 19, 2015.

  1. Poppymuffin

    Poppymuffin Hatching

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    Well I am learning all I can about chickens at the moment I would like to raise some when I get my own place **************but I want to plan ahead so I can be prepared I would like to have a small farm out in the country later on after college i would really appreciate any input and advice you guys can give me i already know alot on aguculter but only alil on the animal side so any help would be loved thanks so much [​IMG]

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  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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  4. N F C

    N F C whaz sup?

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    Welcome to BYC!

    I spent many years in KS and one thing you will want to keep in mind is your weather (how it can change in a heartbeat). Be sure you get birds that can tolerate both the heat and the cold.

    Have you checked out the Learning Center yet? Lots of good articles there for the new poultry keeper, try this link:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens

    Let us know if you have questions. Good luck to you!
     
  5. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    Greetings! Welcome to BYC! Feel free to browse around the site. It is a great resources and I'm sure you will find answers to all your questions here!
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  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  7. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Defiantly check out our learning center. NorthFLChick has left you with the link.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Welcome to the flock.
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG]I'm glad you joined us.

    The Learning Center is a great place to start! If you can't find answers to some of your questions, just ask. We'll be glad to help in any way we can.[​IMG]
     
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined our "flock!"
     

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