Totally newbie!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by kfield, Mar 4, 2017.

  1. kfield

    kfield New Egg

    Mar 4, 2017
    Joelton, TN
    Hello!! I'm new to this site but also totally new to chickens! I just ordered a coop and now I need to get everything set up and find some chickens! Any help, advice and suggestions are totally welcomed and wanted by me!!!
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    I would suggest that you check out the Learning Center above, the best place to start your chicken education. Have you decided what breed(s) you would like to have? Do you want layers, meat birds, pets or lawn decorations? Welcome to Backyard chickens. [​IMG]
  3. FeatherMtnFarms

    FeatherMtnFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 13, 2015
  4. kfield

    kfield New Egg

    Mar 4, 2017
    Joelton, TN

    I'd like layer birds - I'd really like buff orphingtons and ameraucanas
    I'll check out the education section! Thanks
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under kfield [​IMG] Welcome!

    You might want to also pop in and say hello on your local thread: ‘Find your State’s thread.

    Best wishes to you and your flock when they arrive.

    I 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. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Hello from Kansas, kfield, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our community! You have come to the right place to do a little preliminary research before taking the poultry plunge. Ask any questions you have along the way - BYC is filled with friendly and knowledgeable folks. Best wishes to you and your future flock! [​IMG]
  7. N F C

    N F C More coffee please! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    It's nice to have you here, thanks for joining us!

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