New to BYC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LilnAz, Nov 7, 2014.

  1. LilnAz

    LilnAz Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all! I'm Lily, living in southwest Arizona, and a newbie to BYC...so new that I haven't gotten my chickens yet. I'm in the research phase and have found this community to provide a wealth of information and so helpful. Thanks for your posts.
     
  2. ALAZI HARRIET

    ALAZI HARRIET New Egg

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    iam so grateful to join BYC.
    looking forward to meeting you
    on serious discussion .
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Lily! Glad you decided to join our flock. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Do you have any breed preference?
     
  6. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] So glad you joined us.
     
  7. TwoCrows

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

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    You have come to the right place for all the fun and learning! We are just bursting at the seams with knowledge!!

    Make yourself at home here. And if you have any questions along the way, you know where we are!

    Welcome to our flock!
     
  8. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Glad you joined the flock
     
  10. LilnAz

    LilnAz Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you for the warm welcome!

    I'm considering Barred Rock, Rhode Island Red, and/or Buff Orpington breeds - only 3 or 4. I'd like to start with brand new chicks so I can handle and have them become accostumed to handling. I have a couple friends that have chickens who absolutely love it. So, I'm hoping that soon I will be able to get chicks and enjoy chicken parenthood too:)

    Hubby is just now looking at plans for a coop. There are so many options to consider. It seems that the general consensus is that hand built is much sturdier than manufactured coops. I like the idea of a tractor coop so I can move it based upon season. Any thoughts?
     

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