New to group

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Chanze, Apr 23, 2019.

  1. Chanze

    Chanze In the Brooder

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    1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    Parents had chickens growing up. Now a few decades later, getting them again and passing knowledge on to son.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?

    7 chicks hatching tomorrow and then mailed to me.

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    Buff Orpingtons

    (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens?

    Interacting with them and knowing where my eggs are coming from


    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    Computers, fishing, boating

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community?

    A lot of research and liked the community activity best here
     
  2. CarpCharacin

    CarpCharacin Cyprinus carpio

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    Welcome to BYC! We're glad you decided to join our wonderful community! :welcome
     
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  3. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Hello and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
     
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  4. Plain Jules

    Plain Jules In the Brooder

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    Welcome I have joined recently too! A wealth of knowledge from a lot of wonderful people has been my experience so far!
     
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  5. Meg-in-MT

    Meg-in-MT Free Ranging

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    Hello! Welcome to BYC!! :frow
     
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  6. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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  7. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

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    Howdy :frow and Welcome to Backyard Chickens.

    Happy :ya to have you here with us. Enjoy your time here at BYC!

    Thanks for joining our community! :celebrate
     
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  8. Cryss

    Cryss Free Ranging

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    WELCOME!! :welcome
    You've come to a great place, better than Facebook!! There's lots to learn and so many helpful people ready to answer questions.
    Looking forward to seeing your new flock! :wee:jumpy:jumpy:jumpy:jumpy:jumpy:jumpy
    Guessing your brooder is ready. Is your coop and run ready?​
     
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  9. ClucksAndCombs

    ClucksAndCombs Free Ranging

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    Welcome to BYC!:frow

    Feel free to ask questions, there are so many wonderful and knowledgeable people who will answer them :)

    Good luck with your flock!
     
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  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens, the pulse beat of the chicken community :yesss:
     
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