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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by maquinnelly, Jan 1, 2014.

  1. maquinnelly

    maquinnelly Hatching

    Hi BYC!

    My family is going to start raising chickens in our backyard. Looking for advice and help for coop design and building, selecting the right breeds, feed and feeding, and heat tolerance for the hot summer time (live in inland empire of southern california).

    I am looking forward to participating in the conversation with all of you!

    Regards,

    maq
     

  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  3. Bluebee

    Bluebee Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC, mac! Glad you joined us, and Happy New Year![​IMG]

    The 'Raising Backyard Chickens' under the 'Forum' section is a great place to get started! There are lots of helpful tabs such as 'Raising Baby Chicks', 'Coop & Run-Design, Construction, and Maintenance', etc.

    You also may wanna check out the Learning Center for helpful articles.

    Hope you find what you need and have a wonderful 2014!
     
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  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hello, MAQ, welcome to BYC. Search the forums and question away. Go to the Social forum, click on 'Where am I? Where are you!' to find your state thread. See what works for folks in your area.
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hi there, [​IMG] and welcome to BYC!
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow Welcome To BYC and Happy Holidays!
     

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    Just ask away someone will answer you back
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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