Backyard Poultry Care
with Donna Coffin
Prospective and beginning small-scale poultry egg producers or broiler keepers will gain a general understanding of what it takes to have poultry in their backyard. Poultry breeds, housing, health, and nutrition for small-scale egg producers and meat birds will be discussed. Results of research on the nutritional value of pasture raising different breeds of broiler chickens that was conducted at the UMaine J. Witter Teaching and Research Center will also be covered.
$5 class fee with $20 optional course book “Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens.
Session 1: Mar 24th, 2020
Tue from 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Nokomis Regional High School
266 Williams Road
Newport, ME 04969 Get directions