New to the Chicken World

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Dirtboy209, Jan 31, 2017.

  1. Dirtboy209

    Dirtboy209 In the Brooder

    Jan 31, 2017
    Copperas Cove, Texas
    Hello! I hav wanted to raid chickens since I was a teenager. Needless to say that was more than a few years ago, but I finally have the space and resources to fulfill this nearly life-long dream. I look forward to hitting y'all up for assistance and guidance. Thanks for being out there for me.

  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Have you checked out the great "Learning Center," above ? It has answers to questions you haven't even thought of yet. You may also like to join your state thread and see if any BYCERS live in your area. Just put "Texas " in the search box above and it will come up for you.

    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens
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  3. LauraBrown

    LauraBrown Crowing

    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us!
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  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockwit Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Greetings and a warm welcome to BYC - great that you have joined us and that you are finally able to fulfil your ambition of keeping chickens - you won't be disappointed, I assure you [​IMG]

    Best wishes
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  5. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

    Jan 10, 2013
    [​IMG] so glad you have joined us.

    It is so exciting that you are getting to fulfill your dream. Having your own flock is a wonderful, fun adventure.
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  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Congratulations on being able to get into chickens, you're in for a fun time!
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  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, dirty, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our community! Glad you are about to fulfill your dream of having a flock of your own. Best wishes and thanks for joining us at BYC!! [​IMG]
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  8. Welcome dirtyboy!

    Gary from Idyllwild Ca here
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  9. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Dirtboy209 [​IMG] Welcome!

    Best wishes to you and your new feathered family when they arrive.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
    Last edited: Feb 1, 2017
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