SOLD OUT - Urban (Backyard) Chicken Training Class
Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)
Producing your own eggs in suburban and urban settings has become a nationwide phenomena. Hens kept in a coop are a sensible combination with home gardening. Learn how to get started and be successful!
Some of the topics that will be covered are:
ë Basic Guide for the Backyard Chicken Flock
ë Care of Baby Chicks
ë Common Poultry Diseases
ë Factors Affecting Egg Production in Backyard Chicken Flocks
ë Vaccination of Small Poultry Flocks
ë Chicken Breeds Chart
ë Nutrition Timeline
and much more!
$20 per household
(all attendees under ticket must live at the same address)
For persons with disabilities requiring special accommodations, please contact Jenna Allen at 407-254-9221, 1-800-955-8771 (V/TDD), or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to 5 business days of the program so that proper consideration may be given to the request.
UF/IFAS Extension Orange County is an Equal Opportunity Institution.
A minimum of 10 people must be registered to hold the class or it will have to be rescheduled.
When & Where
UF / IFAS Extension in Orange County - Urban Chickens
The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information, and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions, or affiliations. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A&M University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating.
UF IFAS Extension Orange County provides research-based educational programs in response to local issues affecting Florida citizens. Through the combined efforts of the state and county faculty, staff, volunteers, advisory committees, and local partners, UF IFAS Extension Programs respond to the needs of area residents. We assist in applying the benefits of research and university expertise to solve problems.
Extension provides educational programming that offers Solutions for Your Life in the following areas, Famiy and Consumer Sciences, Agriculture, natural Resources, Food Production, Sustainable Living, Florida Friendly Landscapes, and 4-H Youth Development.
For more information on any of our programs please call us at 407-254-9200 or visit http://orange.ifas.ufl.edu/