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Raising Backyard Chickens 101

Raising Backyard Chickens 101

Raising Backyard Chickens 101

  • March 24, 2020
  • 93 MacKenzie Rd., Covington TWP, PA 18444
  • (570) 842-1506
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Join LCEEC’s Educator Michelle Wheeler for an informative and hands-on lecture about raising backyard chickens. Topics to be discussed include the benefits of raising chickens and guinea fowl, zoning, chicken breeds and what fits your needs, where to purchase chicks, setting up a brooder and chick care, transitioning chickens outside including the chicken coop, adult bird care, feeding, cleaning, and egg collection.

The benefits, challenges, and solutions of raising free-range fowl will also be covered. This program is provided free through a grant received from Overlook Estate Foundation. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, contact Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center.

Event Details

  • Dates: March 24, 2020
  • Location: Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center
  • Address: 93 MacKenzie Rd., Covington TWP, PA 18444
  • Phone: (570) 842-1506
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Price: Free