Caring for Chickens at home

Caring for Chickens at home

£50.00/each

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Description

Chickens can make delightful garden pets.

This is a great workshop for beginners. We cover all the basics at a relaxed pace over 2-hours.

* Daily life of a chicken
* Breeds
* Handling

* Housing & Equipment
* Feed, Water & Grit
* Egg Laying
* Other family pets

* Ageing chickens
* Integrating chickens
* Wing clipping

* Cleaning
* Litter

* The weather - British seasons
* Vaccinations
* Predators
* Pest control
* Worming
* Avian Bird Flu

Course Timings
* Fridays - 10am-12 noon or 2.30-4.30 pm
* Saturdays - 2.30-4.30 pm
* Sundays - 2.30-4.30 pm

Dates 2021-22
* Fri 15 Oct 21
* Sat 16 Oct 21
* Fri 12 Nov 21
* Sun 14 Nov 21
* Fri 18 Mar 22
* Sat 19 Mar 22
* Fri 6 May 22
* Sun 8 May 22

The workshop includes entry to Farmer Gow's from the end of the workshop. You are welcome to enjoy the farm's facilities including the farm and woodland trails.

A maximum of 6 adults per workshop.