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Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Rosebud75, Jul 31, 2008.

  1. Rosebud75

    Rosebud75 In the Brooder

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    Hey everyone - I'm a pure newbie - as in, no chickens yet! [​IMG]
    Hubby is a former city-boy who won't let me get them yet.

    Hoping to learn and live vicariously through you guys till I get my own flock!
     
  2. Gloria

    Gloria Songster

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    You'll love it here, lots of info! And very addicting!
     
  3. keljonma

    keljonma Songster

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    Welcome to BYC! Don't feel bad about not having chickens just yet! You can use the time between now and when you do get them to research breeds, feeds and housing options. I kept a journal for 2 years of all the research I did and found it really helped me know which breeds I wanted and how I wanted to raise our flock after we did get them.
     
  4. BearSwampChick

    BearSwampChick Chicken Sensei

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    Hello [​IMG] and [​IMG] You're gonna love it here! We're a friendly bunch and some of us (not me, I'm still learning) know a great deal about raising chickens. You'll learn a lot and have some fun, too!
     
  5. arlee453

    arlee453 Songster

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    Welcome....!! Hope you get your chickies soon!!
     
  6. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

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    [​IMG][/img]Welcome. That's sound advice about taking the time to learn as much as possible before getting your birds. This site can help you to avoid some of the mistakes the rest of us have made. I'm sure you will love this site.
     

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