Starting a brooder for the first time

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CGuthrie24, Feb 1, 2012.

  1. CGuthrie24

    CGuthrie24 New Egg

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    Hello All,
    I am starting my first brooder soon and wanted to join a web blog and get input from others. If anyone has any tips or comments they want to share, feel free to let me know. I've done a lot of reading myself but anything helps....
    Thanks!

    -Chris in Florida
     
  2. AmyLM

    AmyLM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm also making my first one too. To start them out I'm using a big clear plastic Christmas tree box and when they out grow that I will move them to a cardboard box style because I lack the tools to make anything else. Post pics of what you come up with OK?
     
  3. dawg53

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
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    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Hi Chris! [​IMG] from S. Florida, to another Floridian! Its great to have you here with us!
     
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  7. CGuthrie24

    CGuthrie24 New Egg

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    Thanks and I sure will take pics. I already have a good idea to start my brooder and then I will have enough time to build my coop. So darn excited!!
     
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  10. AmyLM

    AmyLM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    this site has the best info on the net and the most helpful people... ;) Im quite sure that you will be very happy here!
     

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