University of Maryland Extension

Save the Date: UME Small Flock Workshop

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When: 
Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
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Where: 
Carroll County
Address: 
University of Maryland
Carroll County Extension Office
700 Agricultural Center Drive
Westminster, MD 21157
United States
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SMALL FLOCK WORKSHOP - CARROLL COUNTY

Saturday Morning - February 29, 2020

 

Join us for seminars on small flock care, visit with vendors, and talk to our experts!

Proposed Seminar Topics Include:

  • Breed Characteristics
  • Showing
  • Basic Production (meat and eggs)
  • Biosecurity
  • Predator Control
  • Marketing
  • Regulations for selling meat and eggs
  • Feeds and Feeding
  • Egg Grading and Handling
  • Health and Care
  • Poultry Harvesting
  • And an 'Ask the Experts' panel for your other poultry questions

Held at the University of Maryland's Carroll County Extension Office, 700 Agricultural Center Drive, Westminster, MD 21157


FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No minimum age requirements. Membership proof to 4-H and FFA will be required for free admittance.

 

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact University of Maryland Extension personnel: Jonathan Moyle, Poultry Specialist, jmoyle@umd.edu, 410-742-1178, or Jennifer Rhodes, Principal Agent, jrhodes@umd.edu, 410-758-0166, and Maegan Purdue, mperdue@umd.edu or 410-632-1972

    

The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer and holds Equal Access Programs

Cost: 
Info will follow
Contact: 
Maegan Perdue
Contact Email: 
mperdue@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-632-1972
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