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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by rowfarm3, Jan 31, 2016.

  1. rowfarm3

    rowfarm3 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello everyone! I'm brand new to BYC and to chicken keeping as well. We just bought a small farm, and our first project is raising chickens for eggs. We have 20 4 week old chicks currently in our spare room. I am really enjoying them, and very eager to learn as much as possible.
     
  2. gander007

    gander007 Overrun With Chickens

    Alright [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]



    BYC has a learning center available to all [​IMG]




    Funny I use an old house on the property here as a chicken barn and it works out great [​IMG]
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens, what breeds did you get?
     
  4. rowfarm3

    rowfarm3 Out Of The Brooder

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    They were sold to me as buff orpingtons, silver laced wyandottes, gold laced wyandottes, ameraucanas, and marans. I'm attempting to post a thread on identifying gender/breed so I can differentiate but still learning the whole posting thing. Hoping for at least 12 pullets and will keep 1-2 cockerels.
     
  5. CochinLover1

    CochinLover1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome! BYC is a great learning website. It is my daily showmanship studying.[​IMG]
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. X2 on gander007; if you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  7. CochinLover1

    CochinLover1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hope you will enjoy BYC as much as the rest of us
     
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  8. rowfarm3

    rowfarm3 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you to everyone for the warm welcome.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  10. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You're welcome.
     

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