Newb in Fl

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by thewifeypoo, Feb 28, 2014.

  1. Hi,
    I have wanted chickens for a long time. I put them on my bucket list and, now have the chance to try to raise a few.
    I could be completely out of my mind! I have been reading on BYC for a while, finally joined. I hope I am a good chicky mama!
  2. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop Premium Member

    Jun 16, 2012
    Tending to my chickens
    [​IMG] I find raising chickens to be very fun and informative. Good luck!!
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    You'll be just fine. Start your chicken education at the Learning Center and branch out to other forums as you need them.
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  4. ellie32526

    ellie32526 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 21, 2012
    North Texas
    LOL, welcome. Sounds like what I did too. I was on every chicken website I could find learning all I could about chickens before I got my chicks from Murray last year. I started out to get just enough to keep my small family in eggs but then I ended up with twice as many as I intended. Be careful of chicken math! It will sneak up on you.
  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
  6. Mehjr10

    Mehjr10 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 17, 2012
    Moscow, TN
    Welcome to BYC from West TN! You will do fine, day to day they are at least for us easy to care for, but on the occasion that you have a challenge that is where BYC will shine!
  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    Hi there, [​IMG] and welcome to BYC!

    Oh, you are not crazy! You are going to love keeping chickens. They are so much fun, affectionate, leave you treasures in the nest boxes and are quite entertaining! You won't regret it.

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy your new adventures!
  8. Thanks for the welcome. They made it through the night and they are all cleaned up with fresh water and food. (Yay)[​IMG]
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Welcome to BYC.
  10. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] it's great to have you & your family joining the BYC flock [​IMG]

    BYC has a very good learning center you might want to check it out [​IMG]


    Some of our flock at feeding time last week [​IMG]

    gander007 [​IMG]
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