I just ordered chicks!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by hizzarris, Feb 9, 2013.

  1. hizzarris

    hizzarris New Egg

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    Hi. I'm new to all this, so I could use plenty of advice. I just ordered 15 Buff Orpington chicks & only have a few weeks to convert my shed into a coop. Any suggestions for easy feeding & watering? Is an automatic door worth the expense? Any tips would be appreciated.
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, hizzarris, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our flock! New chicks is an exciting time! [​IMG] Sounds like Sumi has you covered on advice so I'll just say congrats and have fun!!
     
  4. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!
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  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    What Sumi said X 2. Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]
     
  7. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio .... so glad you joined BYC. I converted my garden shed to a coop and it is working out nicely. Congrats on your new chicks and happy coop converting :)
     
  8. PoultryGirly

    PoultryGirly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Any pictures of your shed?
     
  9. ChampionAlex

    ChampionAlex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome
     
  10. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us. Congrats and good luck[​IMG]
     

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