Howdy from N. Garland Texas!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by phelpcd1, Mar 5, 2012.

  1. phelpcd1

    phelpcd1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello.........I am new here, altho i've been lurking for a while. Me and hubby started building our coop this weekend, and should have it completed next weekend and ready for new tenants. Planning on taking a chicken class in 2 weekends, then purchase the 2 hens we are allowed in this city. Can't wait to learn all I can about chickens - hopefully, will be moving to our land in east texas someday and plan on having lots more than 2!
     
  2. Moonkit

    Moonkit Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Howdy from Richardson fellow chicken keeper! :D Where are you planning to get your new girls from?
     
  3. phelpcd1

    phelpcd1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello Moonkit! I am planning on taking a class at North Haven gardens. They sell chickens right after the class - can't remember what the name of the farm is that comes in to sell the chickens, but prob on their website. At this point, I have no idea which breed i want but definately egg-layers and ones that are friendly and quiet. I don't think my neighbors will have issues, but I really don't want to attract attention either.
     
  4. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Washington State glad you joined us!
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  7. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  8. Northwind

    Northwind Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :welcome
    Good luck, I hope you enjoy your chickens. That is a pretty interesting idea, selling the chickens after class. It's the first time I've heard of something like it!
     
  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So happy you joined. :thumbsup
     
  10. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Southwest Ohio....Good luck with your new chickens
     

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