Just Hatched!!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Redbeard22, Sep 20, 2014.

  1. Redbeard22

    Redbeard22 Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm new around here I'm looking to buy some chickens and I need some good ideas for a run. All help is appreciated
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community! The best place to start is in our learning center. Lots of great tips and hints on getting started along with raising your flock...https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    We have some great coops pages with attached runs from our members. Take a look here for some good ideas...https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/2/Coops

    And you can stop by your state thread and chat with your chicken neighbors to see if anyone nearby may have some chickens for you...https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/63745/maryland-thread

    If you have any other questions along the way, feel free to ask. Enjoy this new adventure you are on and welcome to our flock!
     
  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! You've gotten some good links from TwoCrows and Mountain Peeps, good luck with your projects.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Have you decided what breed/s you want to have. Let us know and we can be more specific in pointing you to the right direction. Glad you joined the flock
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG] TwoCrows gave you some great links/advice already. Good luck with your future chickens!
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. You've received some excellent advice and links from TwoCrows and Mountain Peeps, so I'll just say, please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. What kind of chickens are you looking for?
     
  9. Redbeard22

    Redbeard22 Out Of The Brooder

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    I would like to get some pullets or even adult birds RIR,doms,Sussex,and red sex links. I just want some hens that lay large or even extra large eggs!!!
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    If you want giant eggs, go with Sex-Links. I've heard that they lay nice large eggs. Though not common, I've heard that Minorcas are also known for laying large white eggs.
     

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