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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by GordonC50, Feb 15, 2016.

  1. GordonC50

    GordonC50 Out Of The Brooder

    We are taking the plunge and bought 4 Barred Rock pullet chicks. They are a week old today. We have them in the brooder and are planning on buying a coop kit to get us started when they're old enough.
     
  2. egglover123

    egglover123 Out Of The Brooder

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    How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us. The Learning Centre is a good place to start, as is your state thread as this will put you in touch with other BYC members in your locality. If you want to read up on something, then just type the topic in the search box and you should find a wealth of info, but if not, then don't hesitate to post - we are a friendly bunch and helping each other out is what we do.

    All the best
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  4. GordonC50

    GordonC50 Out Of The Brooder

    I found BYC Googling chicken forums. BYC seemed to have the most results.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. X2 on CTKen; if you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to the Backyard chickens community - glad you joined us.
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Hello!
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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
     

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