University of Maryland Extension

Poultry Growers' Field Day

When: 
Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Where: 
Maple Breeze Farm
Address: 
6743-2 ENM Elwood Road
Hurlock, MD 21643
United States
Event Type: 
Description/Notes: 

Poultry Growers' Field Day

~ Managing Energy, Labor & Environmental Resources ~

There is NO CHARGE to attend this event. However, pre-registration is Required

(a maximum of 225 people will be accepted)

Demonstrations/Workshops:

  •  Solar Panels in Broiler Houses

  •  Managing LED Lamps

  •  Poultry Farm Energy Audit

  •  Fan and Shutter Operation and Efficiency

  •  Vermin Control Strategies for Composters

  •  Managing HUPs and on-farm Manure Storage

  •  Dry Cleaning Broiler Houses (Buffalo Turbine)

  •  Rapid Chick Box Feeding (feed caddy)

  •  Comprehensive Rodent Control Program

  •  Assessing and Troubleshooting Poultry House Tightness

  •  Managing Vegetative Buffers

***All registrations include the full-day program and lunch***

For more information contact:

Bill Brown at brown@udel.edu or call (302) 236-1887

Please RSVP by Friday, October 24, 2014 to:

Lisa Collins at lcollins@udel.edu or (302) 856-2585 x702

This Poultry Field Day is made available by Cooperative Extension programs of University of Maryland, Delaware State University, and University of Delaware, in cooperation with Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc.

Cooperative Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Evidence of noncompliance may be reported through your local Coopera-tive Extension Office. All reasonable efforts will be used to meet the accessibility requests. Please contact the office two weeks prior to event to request assistance.

Cost: 
Free
Contact: 
Bill Brown
Contact Email: 
brown@udel.edu
Contact Phone: 
(302) 236-1887
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