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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by McRichM, Apr 19, 2018.

  1. McRichM

    McRichM In the Brooder

    Apr 19, 2018
    My name is Rich and my wife and I are new owners of chickens. We currently have 10! I am in the process of building a 12'x10' coop called The Chicken McMahansion! Yeah. I'm excited. I am almost done with the mansion and will be posting the progress pics soon. I learned of backyardchickens through Pintrest and I have learning and studying ever since. I am looking forward in continuing my education.
  2. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie ---CMS--- (Chicken Math Syndrome) Premium Member

    Feb 28, 2017
    duh Fl. Peninsula
    My Coop
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens! I am glad to meet you. I hope you enjoy the site as much as I do. Flash-welcome-byc-farmer-co.gif
  3. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams 5 Years

    G'Day from down under Rich :frowWelcome!

    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.

    BYC has Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out.

    If you would like to share Pictures and Stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out ;)

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.

    You might want to also Find Your State Thread and pop in and say hello.

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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens Rich, it's nice to meet you
  5. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Read more Premium Member Project Manager

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    :yesss:We are glad you joined our flock.
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.

    This video will help you learn how to navigate this site:
  6. 007Sean

    007Sean Enabler Premium Member

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy Rich :frow and WELCOME!

    Glad to have you here with us!
  7. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hello and welcome to BYC. Please make yourself at home here with us.
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  8. LittleBrownie

    LittleBrownie 4D Personality

    Sep 30, 2014

    It's nice to have you here!
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  9. N F C

    N F C you heard the cat, smile! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Hi Rich, I'm looking forward to seeing your coop build photos!
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  10. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Free Ranging

    Feb 7, 2018
    Hampshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hello Rich. Welcome to the world of chicken keeping and :welcome. It’s great to have you in our flock!
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