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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by michelle63, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. michelle63

    michelle63 New Egg

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    Hi everyone! I have been thinking about getting chickens for a couple of years. And this year is the year it will happen. Really looking forward to any help and guidance. Michelle
     
  2. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] ok, here is my advice: build your coop and run much bigger than you think you need, chickens are addictive! Use 1/2 inch hardware cloth instead of chicken wire (almost any predator can tear thru chicken wire), if you have dogs keep them away from the chickens (learned this the hard way), make your coop and run predator proof, and most of all have fun with the chickens, I love mine. The Learning Center is the best place to start https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow Welcome To BYC!
     
  5. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright Michelle [​IMG] Great to have you onboard [​IMG]


    BYC has a great library for you to access 24/7 [​IMG]


    If you have question or problems just post it and
    someone will get back to you [​IMG]





    gander007 [​IMG]
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Start with the Learning Center at the top of the page. Search the forums, ask questions, plan and you will be set to start your poultry projects. Welcome to BYC.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Love your avatar Michelle. If you go to "where am I, where are you," in the social forum, you can find and post on your state thread. That will bring you in contact with people who are familiar with what is going on in your area, how to handle the climate, predators, who has what breeds for sale etc.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  9. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     

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