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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by EerBrewer, Oct 29, 2013.

  1. EerBrewer

    EerBrewer New Egg

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    Hi, my name is Brandon and we live in The Mountain State. I've been a home brewer for a decade (hence my screen name) and love the idea as local as possible, the backyard doesn't get much more local. We had been wanting to get into chickens for some time. Last April I was at big box tractor mart (TSC) and jumped feet first. I bought three RIR and three production reds and the warming lamp. We kept them in our upstairs bathroom until the temperature was warm, the coop was finished and the birds were pullets. We love our birds and they are great pets, our two kids love them and love going down to the coop to find out what the girls did that day. I've been using BYC for about three years preparing for the inevitable leap and you folks have been an invaluable resource. It's time to start contributing to the community and getting some of our questions answered.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] Happy you joined!
     
  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

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    Hi and :welcome

    Great to have you here. See you round! :frow
     
  6. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

    Welcome and enjoy!
    Steve. :frow
     
  7. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us! My husband is a very enthusiastic newbie brewer. He's getting better at it, but my word, those first few attempts...
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!
     

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