University of Maryland Extension

Backyard Poultry 101 Workshop

When: 
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: 
Ocean Pines Library
Address: 
Ocean Pines Library
11107 Cathell Road
Berlin, MD 21811
United States
Event Type: 
Description/Notes: 

 

Do you know what is fact or fiction in raising a backyard flock of birds?  Join the University of Maryland Extnesion to learn the "bird basics" of small flock management and have your bird questions answered by poultry experts and specialists.

This is a free program!  Join UME for your chance at door prizes of poultry items for your flock.

PRE-REGISTER by October 20th (to help plan for program materials)

To register, contact Jessie Flores at jflores@umd.edu or call 410-632-1972.

AGENDA

1:00     Welcome

1:15     Expenses of Raising Birds

1:35     Selecting Your Breed

2:00     Poultry Housing/Coops

2:20     Flock Management

2:35     Protecting Your Flock

2:45     Q & A Session 

“University of Maryland Extension programs are open to all people and will not discriminate against anyone because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, or  national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation, or gender identity and expression.”

 

Cost: 
Free
Contact: 
Jessie Flores
Contact Email: 
jflores@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-632-1972
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