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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MariselB2015, Oct 29, 2014.

  1. MariselB2015

    MariselB2015 New Egg

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    My family and I have a generous size yard and we are avid gardeners. I have always wanted to raise chickens. In our city we are allowed 2 hens. This winter I plan to build a coop and in the Spring I hope to have chickens! I have so many question and I am sure that more will arise each day. *Excited to join such an informative forum [​IMG]
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined the flock! I'd suggest you check out the Learning Center for some start-up tips and the Breeds section to help you choose a breed (or two). Enjoy the site!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    and don't forget the "Raising Backyard Chickens" forum - then you will be good to go. Welcome to Backyard Chickens, hope you love it as much as we do.
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    I would definitely check out the Learning Center, which Sumi provided a link to. That contains plenty of information for beginner chicken raisers.

    Also, feel free to ask any specific questions that you have! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Oct 29, 2014
  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community! Definitely stop by our learning center. Lots of good articles on all the aspects of keeping your birds. Sumi has left you with the link.

    Enjoy this wonderful adventure you are on and welcome to our flock!
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to as!
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join us. I'm glad you are going to be able to have some chickens. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Do you have any breed preference?
     
  9. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] So glad you joined us.

    You ought to try to get some support from other chicken lovers to get the ordinances increased to at least 3-4 chickens - argue they will be happier and quieter with a flock and not duo. But 2 is much better than none.
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     

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