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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Mylittlefarmof12, Jan 16, 2018.

  1. Mylittlefarmof12

    Mylittlefarmof12 Chirping

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    1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I got my first 2 about 1 1/2 years ago. Neighbor gave me her last one a few weeks ago

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 3

    (3) What breeds do you have? Hmm... I was told 1 is a sex link, new Hampshire and the other is a wydandotte

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Online

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Crafts

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I am a stay at hom mom. My family also has horses, goats, dogs, cats, and parrot
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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  3. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great that you have joined us.

    Here’s a link to the Articles section - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/ There you’ll find lots of information on almost every aspect of keeping chickens - from coop building ideas, to incubating eggs.

    There’s a link on the page above to the Learning Centre - it’s a great resource. If you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    Each week, various topics are discussed, which can also be a great resource - https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/topic-of-the-week-thread-archive

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - Find Your State Thread

    All the best

    Pork Pie
     
  4. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Enabler Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow We're so happy you've decided to join us:ya
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    Nice assortment of critters you have. :)

    Welcome to our roost! :)
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  7. N F C

    N F C you heard the cat, smile! Premium Member Project Manager

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    :welcome

    It's nice to have you here, thanks for joining us!
     
  8. Hope Hughes

    Hope Hughes Crossing the Road Premium Member

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    Hello:frow
    Welcome to BYC!!
    So glad to have you here!!
    Thanks for sharing your story!!
    You have come to the right place.
    There are many people on here that are ready to help in anyway they can!
    The learning center also has alot of great information on it as well!
    Enjoy!:wee
     
  9. MissNutmeg

    MissNutmeg Free Ranging

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    Hi and welcome to BYC! So glad you could join us!!! :ya



    ~Meg :D
     
  10. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie ---CMS--- (Chicken Math Syndrome) Premium Member

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