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College Park, Md. – As the current outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) continues to sweep across states from the Pacific Northwest to the Midwest regions of the country, the Maryland...

Raising Your Home Chicken Flock (EB-409)

The home chicken flock can be an excellent source of low-cost, high-quality poultry products. This publication provides the basic tools to start a successful flock.

Infectious Laryngotracheitis (ILT): Know the Symptoms and What to Do if Your Flock is Affected (FS-966)

Infectious Laryngotracheitis (ILT) is an acute respiratory disease of chickens and occasionally, pheasants and peafowl, which often leads to severe losses in the poultry industry as well as backyard flocks.

Backyard Poultry 101 Workshop

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Ocean Pines Library
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...

Raising Your Home Chicken Flock

The home chicken flock also can be an excellent source of low-cost, high-quality poultry products. This publication provides the basic tools to start a successful flock.
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