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Winter Care of Poultry Workshop

November 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

| Free
Chicken

In this program prospective and beginning, small-scale meat and egg producers will gain a general understanding of what it takes to have poultry. This program will be lead by Dr. Colt Knight, UMaine Extension Livestock Specialist.

Topics will include poultry breeds

  • housing,
  • health,
  • and nutrition.

Also, there will be a demonstration of various waterers and lighting options along with ideas for your do-it-yourself poultry equipment.

An optional coursebook “Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens”, can be ordered for $20 before the meeting.

For more information and to register, visit the poultry website.

Details

Date:
November 12
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://extension.umaine.edu/register/product/winter-care-of-backyard-poultry-ellsworth/

Organizer

UMaine Cooperative Extension
Phone:
207.667.8212

Venue

UMaine Extension Hancock County Office
63 Boggy Brook Road
Ellsworth, ME 04605-9540 United States
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Phone:
207.667.8212 or 800.287.1479 (in Maine)
Website:
https://extension.umaine.edu/hancock/