New member in Southwest Florida.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chemwisz, Feb 7, 2013.

  1. chemwisz

    chemwisz New Egg

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    Hey, I'm new to this forum and newly reintroduced to raising chickens, it's been years since I had taken care of chickens, so there is a lot for me to learn. When I say taking care of chickens, I mean feeding and collecting eggs for my parents. Anyhow I live in the Golden Gate Estates in Naples Florida. The property I moved on if fully fenced and it already had a shed with a wooden fenced area where someone had raised chickens in the past (the owner I purchased from did not). Needless to say the fence, coop and shed needs some work.

    I received 26 hens from McMurray Hatchery on Monday and they are currently in the brooder in my garage. I have many questions and I am sure they will all be answered. First though, should I post pictures and questions about my current coop in this thread or should I used a different section?
     
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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  3. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Go to the "Raising backyard chickens" forum and click on the 'Coop and run - design, construction, and maintenance' - you will find advice and answers there. Welcome to BYC.
     
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  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad to have you aboard. :thumbsup
     
  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, chemwisz, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! I have had luck with Murray McMurray in the past. Best of luck in your poultry adventure!
     
  8. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida, to another Floridian! Glad you joined us!
     
  9. 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!!
     
  10. Going Bhonkers

    Going Bhonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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