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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by snschulte, Sep 30, 2010.

  1. snschulte

    snschulte Hatching

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    Hello from Ohio. While I don't have chickens yet I am becoming very informed about them on this wonderful site. Currently I have 6 wood posts cemented in the ground and a shed I found that I am going to convert into a coop. Our plan is to have our fine feathered friends by the end of Oct. We have 3 children and things get hectic. But with all my excitement and eagerness it may be sooner !![​IMG]
     

  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Welcome from an imp in Washington

    Congrats on joining us.

    Have fun getting chickens

    Imp
     
  3. Tangeygirl

    Tangeygirl Songster

    [​IMG] from another "newbie". You and your kiddos are gonna love having chickens!!!
     
  4. mgw

    mgw Songster

    May 29, 2010
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    [​IMG] fromEastern Wa. You won't find a nicer bunch of folks anywhere but here your in the right place.
     
  5. Inkheart

    Inkheart Songster

    Aug 15, 2010
    Columbus Ohio
    Greetings from Ohio as well! I am also a newbie - but grateful to a very experienced good friend who has raised chickens since childhood! Any ideas on what kind of chickens you are going to get? There is alot of useful info on here -trust me i have spent hours reading things! LOL
     
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    Welcome to BYC from The Pampered Pullets Farm in Ocala, FL
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  7. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] from a fellow Buckeye. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
     

  8. FarmerJamie

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    Welcome from NE Ohio!
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  9. OregonChickenGal

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    Welcome from Oregon! Enjoy!
     
  10. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

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    From Western Washington State.
     

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