Keeping Chickens: The Chicken AND the Egg!
Saturday, Jan. 11, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Backyard chicken coops are springing up everywhere, and you're ready to join in the fun. Bring this fascinating aspect of urban agriculture to your home with guidance from long-term chicken keeper Tanya Bailey
. Tanya will reveal the best breeds and shelters for an urban setting, where to obtain your chicks, and what to have ready and to expect when you're...expecting! Find out what to do for chicken illness, injury and backyard safety. Learn tricks and short cuts for the best watering, feeding, and care for your brood. Discuss the joys of keeping chickens, and realize that the benefits will be more than just fresh eggs. Leave with shelter designs, lists of breeds, and other resources-just in time for ordering your flock!