New member and new to everything chicken

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Tumblweed, Nov 14, 2015.

  1. Tumblweed

    Tumblweed Out Of The Brooder

    10
    1
    26
    Nov 14, 2015
    Sierra Vista, Az
    Hi everyone.
    First I need to say... This is a informative and well put together site. Compliments to everyone.
    My name is Randy from Southeastern Az.
    I recently moved to the country and am able to raise chickens. I am in the research mode on all this Back Yard Chicken Raising.
    Like I stated before, I am finding this site to be very helpful and informative.
    Thank you all
    Randy
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    82,323
    9,975
    796
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Very nice to Meet your Randy. Glad you joined the Backyard chickens flock. I hope you enjoy it as much as we do. The Learning Center is the best place to start a chicken education, I kid you not.
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    28,515
    14,270
    616
    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi Randy and a warm welcome to BYC - enjoy your research - there's lots of info here, but you will learn even more once you get started as there's no substitute for experience!

    CT
     
  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    17,883
    3,318
    471
    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome Randy

    Glad you could join the flock! I'm sure you will enjoy your new chicken hobby, it's lots of fun and very rewarding. Do you have any breed/s in mind yet? Be sure to ask any questions that you may have, everyone here to help and very friendly.

    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
  5. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

    34,194
    10,117
    656
    Dec 12, 2013
    Wyoming
    Hi Randy, [​IMG]

    One thing that makes raising chickens so much fun is that there is always something new to learn about them. And the eggs aren't bad either!

    It's nice to have you here!
     
  6. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    28,741
    5,363
    576
    May 11, 2010
    [​IMG]
     
  7. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright Randy, [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]



    Good luck with your flock and you will find raising chickens in the desert is a bit different then in cooler places but just remember always have plenty of clean water for your flock and some shade to rest in .......
     
  8. 7littlegirls

    7littlegirls Chillin' With My Peeps

    439
    61
    88
    Aug 18, 2015
    Long Island NY
    Hi Randy [​IMG] Welcome to BYC!!
     
  9. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

    3,651
    223
    216
    Aug 4, 2013
    Midwest America
    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  10. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    84,499
    3,794
    646
    Jun 15, 2012
    Washington
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by