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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by zinkranch, Feb 3, 2013.

  1. zinkranch

    zinkranch New Egg

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    I am wanting to start raising chickens. We are currently building our coop and chicken yard. Where is a good place to buy chickens. Any positive advice is welcome.
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Here's a few things to look at to get you started:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    More on the different breeds:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/products/category/chicken-breeds

    Where to buy chickens, look for your state thread here and ask your "locals" what they'd suggest:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you

    Also try here:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/67/buy-sell-trade

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/16/chicken-breeders-hatcheries

    Enjoy!
     
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  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, zinkranch, and [​IMG]! Great to have you here! Sounds like sumi has you covered. Best of luck to you and hope you find yourself a flock!
     
  4. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio....so glad you joined BYC. Best of luck getting your new chickens
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. Follow Sumi's advice - if you can't find what you need in those sources, post questions in the appropriate sections.
     
  6. Dnetschke

    Dnetschke Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  8. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!!
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    Glad you joined us!!
     
  9. luvmychicken

    luvmychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Louisiana.
     
  10. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     

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