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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jtinker00, Dec 26, 2012.

  1. jtinker00

    jtinker00 New Egg

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    hi all. my wife, 2 girls and my self are new to the chicken world. i have been buying farm fresh eggs from friends for years, we decided to get our own flock. we have a friend that took 20 eggs to the incub. for us. i started on the coop for the chicks. next on the list is the full size coop out back. my yard backs up to state land, full of wild animals. i have seen fox, coyote, and a bunch of coons, so we are planning on a full enclosure for our new birds. i'm sure ill find this forum very useful.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Howdy from Kansas, jtinker00, and [​IMG]! Happy you joined us! Best of luck keeping those predators at bay! Happy New Year!
     
  3. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!
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    Glad you joined us!!!
     
  4. Carcajou

    Carcajou Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG]
     
  5. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  6. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined us!
     
  7. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] I hear hardware cloth is great for keeping the more persistent predators at bay. Enjoy your chicken adventure!
     
  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] You've come to the right place. Lots of good information here.
     
  9. Sk8inChick(en)

    Sk8inChick(en) Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hardware cloth is always a good thing to use on your coop to deter predators. You can find lots of info on that kind of thing here at BYC!

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  10. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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