Backyard Chicken Keeping: How to Get Started

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Name: Backyard Chicken Keeping: How to Get Started
Date: March 6, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
Event Description:
How to care for chicks, hens and roosters...if you dare. With local experts Bruce & Elaine Ingram. Franklin County Public Library-Main Branch. Reserve a seat: 483-3098 opt 0. Free. Program will teach how to:

· Determine if you have the time & resources to keep chickens
· Choose the best breeds for beginners
· Build safe, clean & predator proof shelter
· Weigh the pros & cons of free ranging your chickens
· Incubate eggs yourself or by using hens
· Decide if you need a rooster
· Understand the pecking order
· Prevent & treat health challenges

Franklin County Library - Main Branch
355 Franklin St.
Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Date/Time Information:
March 6, 2018, 6-8PM
Contact Information:
Christine Arena
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