1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

New chick Mom in VA!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by parkermazk, Apr 11, 2016.

  1. parkermazk

    parkermazk New Egg

    1
    1
    9
    Apr 11, 2016
    Mineral, VA
    Hey everyone,
    This year we finally decided to take the plunge and start our flock. I have 3 Amber Links and 3 ISA Browns that are about 2 weeks old and are in a brooder right now. I am also looking to get 3 Plymouth Rocks. We just went yesterday to got the wood to start our Chicken Coop. I think it is going to be an awesome family project that my husband and daughter will be helping to build. Anyway, I am located in Mineral VA which is just Northwest of Richmond. Glad to meet you all. I am sure I will have plenty of questions as I go along.[​IMG][/IMG]
     
    1 person likes this.
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

    84,499
    3,755
    628
    Jun 15, 2012
    Washington
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

    22,998
    3,199
    456
    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced poultry keepers - loads of info on anything poultry. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    77,229
    5,490
    686
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens, hope you will enjoy it as much as we do. [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by