I want to have back yard chickens!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Pumpkin Spice, Feb 3, 2013.

  1. Writing from Lancaster PA., not the city but a borough. I've been told by neighbors that I can't have byc. However no one is sure and no one knows who to ask. Anyone out there have any advice? I was raised on a farm and I just want eggs.... fresh, real, healthy eggs without paying a fortune. I eat Paleo and have made free range eggs a staple of my diet. (if you haven't heard of it google paleo. Life changing for me!) I have taken my little garden more seriously and plan to grow as much as possible. Fortunately I live in Amish country and farmers markets are plentiful in case I have to supplement. I've found farm raised, grass fed beef locally but this chicken thing has me stumped. I love chickens... How could you not? They are low maintenance delightful animals...
    I would appreciate any input and look forward to finding some chicken friends on BYC !
     
  2. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Best of luck!
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Pumpkin Spice, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined us! I X2 the advice of liz9910! Best of luck and hop you are in the chicken biz real soon!
     
  5. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio....so glad you joined BYC. Best of luck getting your new chickens
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. X 3 on liz's advice.
     
  7. Dnetschke

    Dnetschke Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  9. rockinpaints

    rockinpaints Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Cheers from Ohio! [​IMG]Glad you could join us! [​IMG] and good luck!
     

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