New to it all!!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by FEWJATIV, Apr 27, 2016.

  1. FEWJATIV

    FEWJATIV Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello everyone!! I'm new to this site as well as building a coop & raising chickens. Here's a lil back story.... my father in law bought 4 lil chicks for my daughters on easter. Unfortunately one if them died but I now have 3 healthy chicks growing up fast. I'm here to learn all about raising chicks & building them a nice lil coop to live in my backyard. I am from central NJ & actually looking forward to this new lil adventure!! Anyone from near or around me with any help would be great as well from this extended community.
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Good luck with your coop build I'm sure your chicks will enjoy it very much. To always nice to get them out of the brooder and into the coop. You can find your state thread in this section here ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
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  3. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    The members on your state thread could be a good source of information and coop tips. Just type New Jersey in the search box and your state thread should pop up.

    There are some great ideas on coops under the Coops tab so take a look, you might see one that's just right for you.

    Good luck, thanks for joining us!
     
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  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 November....... my favorite month Premium Member

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    Hello[​IMG]and Welcome to BYC! x2 on all the advice given to you already!
     
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  5. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC and the poultry addiction! Yorkshire Coop and N F C have offered some great places to start -- glad you have joined us!
     
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  6. 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.[​IMG]

    Oooh, what a wonderful Easter present! Chicks on Easter- how perfect! I hope you and your family are enjoying them. What breeds did you get?

    Feel free to ask any questions you may have; we are happy to help.
     
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  7. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal

    Welcome to BYC! Everyone has given great advice so far, so I just want to welcome you! I hope you enjoy chickens as much as all of us do and good luck!
    henny1129
     
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  8. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member Project Manager

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  9. FEWJATIV

    FEWJATIV Out Of The Brooder

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    MountainPeeps.... to tell you the truth i have absolutely no idea at all... LOL
     
  10. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
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