My name is Megan

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by megankelsey, Mar 3, 2015.

  1. megankelsey

    megankelsey New Egg

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    As the title.States I'm Megan. I live in a small town called Poolville here in Texas. I recently purchased 12 chicks. Ages three and four weeks old. 11 girls 1 boy. They are Buffs. First time raising chickens on my own. If anyone could tips and advice, history of these chickens, coope ideas.
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome Megan

    Glad you could join the flock! Congratulations on your new chicks :celebrate The learning centre is a great place with lots of articles on raising chicks, managing your flock, predator protection and keeping them healthy. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    The coop section has some great ideas too for housing your birds https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/2/Coop_Designs

    Good luck with your chicks and be sure to ask any questions you may have, everyone here to help and very friendly :frow
     
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Megan, glad you joined the flock. You did some good planning ,enough hens for 1 rooster
     
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  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined our community!

    Good luck with your chicks!
     
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  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC, Megan! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined us.

    Sounds like you have a nice flock already! Buff Orpingtons are a great breed that I'm sure you'll enjoy.

    Please feel free to ask any questions you may have! We'll be happy to help in any way we can.[​IMG]
     
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  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  9. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Megan. Glad you decided to our flock. My wife and I were both born in the great state of Texas, and I have some relatives in Weatherford, TX, which is not far from Poolville. Definitely check out our Learning Center link that Yorkshire coop left you with. There is lots of useful information there than will keep you from making beginners' mistakes. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     

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