Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by HarleyJane22, Mar 18, 2018.

  1. HarleyJane22

    HarleyJane22 Chirping

    Mar 17, 2018
    Fallbrook Ca
    hello all, newbie here. We just started breaking ground for our chicken coop. No chicks yet, want to make sure their home is ready first. I’ll admit, I’m chomping at the bit to get those adorable babies!!
  2. N F C

    N F C is it nap time yet?

    Dec 12, 2013

    Good for you on getting things ready first! Those little chicks grow so quickly, it will be helpful to have their coop ready.

    Make yourself at home here, thanks for joining us!
  3. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
  4. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Just clucking around

    Feb 7, 2018
    Hampshire, UK
    My Coop
    A very warm welcome to BYC! There’s so many helpful, knowledgeable folks here and I’m sure you’ll find this site a very useful resource. I hope you enjoy it as much as we all do.
  5. HenHouse4Life

    HenHouse4Life GrandmaOnDuty

    Mar 22, 2016
    Mid Michigan
    :welcome Welcome to BYC!
    Glad you're here! You'll find lots of useful information and great people!
    Good luck with your coop project!
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Chick days will be coming up soon at the feed stores very soon - earliest shoppers find the best breeds. Hint, hint. Two is such a lonely number:gig
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  7. HarleyJane22

    HarleyJane22 Chirping

    Mar 17, 2018
    Fallbrook Ca
    Yes, our tractor supply already has a bunch. I am planning on getting 6-8 chicks. Just want to be ready first.
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  8. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy :yato have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
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  9. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G’Day from down under HarleyJane.. :frow Welcome!

    Very exciting :clap

    I do hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.

    You might want to also Find Your State Thread and pop in and say hello.

    BYC has Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out. These two may be of particular interest to you at this stage:
    Topic of the Week - Getting Started, Keeping Chickens
    Topic of the Week - Keeping the Flock Safe from Predators

    If you would like to share Pictures and Stories of your flock when they arrive, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out ;)
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