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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by riknlaura, Mar 2, 2016.

  1. riknlaura

    riknlaura New Egg

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    Hi all! Just joined today...but we don't have chickens yet. I think I've finally talked my husband into it, but have been researching coops and breeds for a while now. Great site! I know I will learn a lot!!
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. The best place to start a chicken education is at the Learning Center above. It will even answer questions you haven't thought of yet.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  4. KeyFlock

    KeyFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined us!! Make sure you check out the learning center, along with your state thread. All you have to do to find it is type your state into the search box. I hope you like it here!
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and a warm welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    All the best
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  6. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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    There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around the run.
     
  7. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    Don't be surprised when your husband bonds with one special chick and then he'll be crazy about them too. That seems to happen quite a bit [​IMG]

    There's a good article in the Learning Center on selecting breeds:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/...cken-guide-to-picking-backyard-chicken-breeds

    And I found this chart to be a good resource on breeds:
    http://www.sagehenfarmlodi.com/chooks/chooks.html

    Don't forget about using the Search feature (upper left, under the logo) to find information. There's a ton of it available here and a lot of friendly, helpful members.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  8. riknlaura

    riknlaura New Egg

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    Thanks so much for the warm welcome everyone! I think that once he gets that little bitty chick in his hands, he will be hooked!! I am picking out a breed now, so thank you NorthFLChick for the link!! Thanks again y'all...happy to be here!!!
     
  9. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    You're welcome, glad the links were helpful!
     

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