Newbie on board!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by audioguy, Dec 6, 2010.

  1. audioguy

    audioguy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have been wanting to get a few hens for eggs for years, but never really did any research except talking to some local friends that have a few themselves. We are in NJ where it gets mighty cold in the Winter. Below zero is not uncommon. We are thinking of staring with 3 or 4 chicks and starting this project in the Spring. Not sure what breed or type to get, which lay colored eggs, how much space, type of coops, etc. We have 1.5 acres and think a movable unit would be the best option, or maybe not.

    I have a lot to learn and glad I found this forum.

    Don't mind my stupid or obvious questions about everything!

    Look forward to the Spring
     
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  3. SunnyChic

    SunnyChic Keep The Sunny Side Up

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    [​IMG] You've started in the right spot; this is exactly where my dream of having chickens began!
     
  4. FarmerJamie

    FarmerJamie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and [​IMG] from snowy NE Ohio!

    You must understand, or you will understand, there is no such thing as "a few hens" [​IMG]

    As you build your coop, be sure it can be expanded easily. Trust me! [​IMG]
     
  5. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Welcome!

    There no stupid questions, only idiots who press on like they know everything. [​IMG]
     
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio.
     
  7. misschickenlittle

    misschickenlittle REALLY wants a new title

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    [​IMG] from Missouri!
     
  8. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    A warm welcome from an imp in Washington

    You came to the right place to ask chicken questions

    Imp
     

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