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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by kdim71, May 9, 2017.

  1. kdim71

    kdim71 Just Hatched

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    Im from lakehurst nj getting my coop and pen together. Almost done looking for imput on local place to get nice RIRs also info on tips for my coop area.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us. The best place for your coop area is this - https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/9/coop-run-design-construction-maintenance

    For sourcing your breed of choice, you can check out the buy/sell/trade forum and see what's available, but you need to have made 20 posts before participating.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread#post_3239224

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Loving the Autumn Weather Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Please make yourself at home!
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. vachick15

    vachick15 Overrun With Chickens

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    :welcome I hope you like it here, learn lots and have fun!
     
  6. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Loving the Autumn Weather Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  7. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. ...so glad you've joined us! @CTKen has given you some great links above, look forward to seeing you around
     
  8. meetthebubus

    meetthebubus Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome!! :D
     
  9. sassysarah123

    sassysarah123 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome!:frow Glad you joined us!:wee
     
  10. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Howdy! Thanks for joining the flock. My advice for coop area is good drainage and well shaded. Build the biggest coop you can afford because chicken math is a mystery that even Einstein could not solve.
     

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