New from Pennsylvania

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ezeigler, Feb 16, 2017.

  1. ezeigler

    ezeigler Just Hatched

    Feb 16, 2017
    Hello everyone!! I don't actually have chickens yet, but will be getting some this spring. I'm so excited!! I have a few friends who have chickens but I don't get to see them often. Im looking forward to learning as much as I can about raising backyard chickens for eggs! Thinking of starting a binder where I can write notes and put articles etc. are there any books that the library may have that would be good to read to help get me prepped?
  2. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

    Dec 12, 2013

    If you haven't already done so, check out the Learning Center (the brown tab at the top)'s full of useful information and covers a wide range of topics.

    I think one of the best books is "Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens". I bought a copy but your library probably has it too.

    Make yourself at home here and if you have questions, always feel free to ask!
  3. ezeigler

    ezeigler Just Hatched

    Feb 16, 2017
    Thanks! I'm going to the library tomorrow with the toddler I'll look to see if they have it!
  4. ninjawesome

    ninjawesome Currently being awesome Premium Member

    Jun 4, 2015
    Wild, Wild West
    Hey there and [​IMG] ! We're glad you joined the flock!
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under ezeigler [​IMG] Welcome!

    Very exciting! I wish you and your flock all the best when they arrive.

    There are some great coop ideas here if you do not already have any:

    You might want to also pop in and say hello on your local thread: ‘Find your State’s thread.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
  7. MissNutmeg

    MissNutmeg Chillin' With My Peeps

  8. LauraBrown

    LauraBrown Chillin' With My Peeps

    :welcome Glad you joined us!
  9. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

    Apr 24, 2016
    Hi there, and welcome to BYC! I am so glad you joined us, please make yourself at home here! I think you'll like it! :frow


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