New to the poultry thang

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by misslogan019, Feb 28, 2016.

  1. misslogan019

    misslogan019 Out Of The Brooder

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    So..I have never had chickens before, and plan to get some chicks soon. Anyone that can give me some advice I would greatly appreciate it!!
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC! The Learning Centre is a great place to start off as it has loads of info on anything chicken. Joining your state thread (just type your state in the search box) will also put you in contact with other BYC members in your area. We are friendly bunch and like to help each other out, so if you have any questions, don't hesitate to post.

    all the best
    CT
     
  4. jujucathulu

    jujucathulu New Egg

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    Look up Lisa Steele! Shes a wonderful author/blogger
     
  5. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! I'm sure you will enjoy your new chicken venture very much. They are a great hobby to have that are lots of fun and very rewarding too. I agree with CT that the learning centre is a fab place to start ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    It has lots of great articles that will help you get started. Be sure to ask any questions, everyone here to help and very friendly.

    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    The Learning Center and your state thread are both good places to start. The Forums are full of information and answers to lots of questions...use the Search feature to find answers or ask if you need help.

    Make yourself at home!
     

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