New to Chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by pck1, Feb 27, 2016.

  1. pck1

    pck1 Out Of The Brooder

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    Keep up the dialog. I have a lot to learn.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you learn something new almost every day on this site! The Learning Centre is a great resource, as would be joining your state thread (just type your state in the search box) as it will put you in contact with other members close to you. Keeping chickens is such good fun and with the resources here, along with the membership - it's a formidable ally. Make yourself at home and enjoy your chickens as well as BYC!

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! What breed/s do you have at the moment? Be sure to ask any questions that you may have, everyone here to help and very friendly.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. jontive1

    jontive1 New Egg

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    hi everyone me and my wife have been introduced to keeping chickens thru family members. We just built our coop and can't wait to move them to there new home.. We currently have six chickens, two bar frocks two road island reds and I think the last two are Easter egger don't know the real names yet.. [​IMG]
     
  6. KeyFlock

    KeyFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined us!!
     
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  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens- don't worry about us. We are here because we love to talk chickens, ducks, emus, cattle, anything. With so many members from other countries, you are apt to find bycers on line at all hours of the day and night - still wanting to talk.
     
  8. jontive1

    jontive1 New Egg

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    What do you think about the automatic door opener for the chickens. Is it worth the money? Will they be left out?
     
  9. pck1

    pck1 Out Of The Brooder

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    Don't know for the money? Personally, A slide gilliteen style shoot door that can be opened and closed manually by a draw rope is cheap and reliable. The only unreliable function will be me.
     

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