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Beyond the Backyard: Raising Poultry in a Sustainable Way!, with Jim Adkins, Steve Pope, & Nathan Freeman, Sustainable Poultry Network

  • Franny’s Farm 38 Came Sharp Rd Leicester, NC, 28748 United States (map)

Learn to raise your own poultry flock at Franny’s Farm where the entire process happens: breeding, hatching, growing, butchering and marketing! The class will cover everything you need to know including: identify the poultry breed that best suits your farm; learn how to brood, properly feed & grow poultry, basic husbandry, disease control, and also the basics of processing & cooking. Join these sustainable poultry specialists for the A-Z of homestead chicken farming and you’ll be off and running in no time.

Cost:

With Spring Conference Registration: $35

Without Spring Conference Registration: $50

Contact: For registration inquiries, please contact Vaidila Satvika: vaidila@organicgrowersschool.org or (828) 761-1776. For all other inquiries, please contact Meredith Leigh: meredith@organicgrowersschool.org or (828) 668.2127. 

For more information visit: http://organicgrowersschool.org/annual-spring-conference/pre-conference-workshops/.