New members from Ohio

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Jetzler, Aug 5, 2016.

  1. Jetzler

    Jetzler In the Brooder

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    Hello
    My name is John and my wife is Ladawn.
    We are finally going to start raising chickens something we have wanted to do for 25 years now.
    We are finishing up our coop and run and hope to have our chickens soon.
    I decided to join this forum because so many questions we have looked up on the internet always seem to lead us here.
    Thanks to everyone who shares their knowledge here, I know it is helping us.

    John
     

  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you John, Welcome to Backyard chickens. Have you decided that breeds you would like to get?
     
  3. Welcome to BYC! Glad you finally decided to get chickens :).
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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  5. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    [​IMG] Hi John and Ladawn,

    So glad you have joined us. Congrats on your decision to make the plunge and get your own flock.

    Good luck with the new adventure.
     
  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greeting From Kansas, John and Ladawn, and :welcome. Great to have you with us and best wishes with your flock.
     
  7. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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

  8. BuffOrpington88

    BuffOrpington88 Non-Stop

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    Hi John and Ladawn, [​IMG]

    That's wonderful! CTKen gave you some great links, so I just wanted to add that if you every have any questions, always feel free to ask. I'm sure anyone would be happy to help.

    Thanks for joining us and good luck! [​IMG]
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  10. Jetzler

    Jetzler In the Brooder

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    Thank you everyone for your kind words and support.

    Drumstick Diva We haven't completely decided on the breeds But we are leaning to Golden Laced Wyandotte, Buff Brahma, Buff Chantecler, Barred Plymouth Rock in no particular order.

    We have been so busy for the last couple of months building the coop and run we haven't done much more thinking about the breeds. We live about 40 minutes from Meyer Hatchery so we will probably choose from what they offer.

    We built for more but we will probably start with 6 to 10 birds.

    John
     

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