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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Stephanie79, Aug 19, 2014.

  1. Stephanie79

    Stephanie79 In the Brooder

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    Hello All! I live in Cicero, New York and currently own four black copper marans. I'm extremely new to rearing chickens and at times I have so many questions. I've tried asking my husband's aunt who is very familiar, but at times I'd like to ask others opinions. I first became familiar with backyard chickens when I was looking for chicken answers.

    I've had my chickens for about 4 months and they are constantly full of surprises. I work as a paralegal and am currently attending college with a major in business administration. I look forward to the opportunity to interact with those on backyard chickens. Have a great day!!
     
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  4. BayBay Peepers

    BayBay Peepers Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Enjoy this new adventure you are on and welcome to our flock!
     
  6. Sharibug

    Sharibug Hatching

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    Hi "New to chickens"

    I, too am new to the chickens. my husband and sons have just completed my chicken coop/pen and we will be getting our hens this Saturday. I am really excited about this new venture. I love farm-fresh eggs. we have been getting eggs from these hens for several years and now they are coming to us. I needed lots of advice so I went on line and found you all here! i'm so glad to meet you and I will have plenty of questions. some have already been answered by many of you....thanks for the tips. we live in a small community in southwest Kansas and will be getting 6 hens to begin with. if this works out, we will probably get more, but for now, 6 is all I think I can manage.

    it's going to be GREAT to be a part of this society!

    Sharibug
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. I love the chocolate eggs of the Black Copper Marans. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your BCMs.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 9 Years

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    You could put "Black Copper Marans," in the search box and it may even pop up with a thread about them. Then you could ask breeders themselves for answers to your questions.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.
     

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