Thursday, February 17, 2011

Registration Open for Next "Chickens 101" Workshop

The long-awaited second  UF/IFAS Sarasota County Extension "Chickens 101" workshop is now open for registration. The workshop will be held the morning of April 2nd and costs $15. This is a half day experience with real chickens that will help the curious decide if chickens make sense and provide valuable information for those that have already decided.

For a news story covering the first workshop, click here.

To see photos of the first workshop, click here.

Event Type: Environmental & Gardening Programs
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 4/2/2011
Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

 An introductory, hands-on workshop on the fundamentals of raising chickens such as: local laws and resources, benefits of chickens, the basics (breeds, housing, feeding, health, chicken development), biosecurity, and getting started. $15.00 fee for this class.

Location: Palmer Farms - 8315 Palmer Blvd, Sarasota

Other Information:
To pay by credit card, go to:
Contact: Dr. Robert Kluson
Contact Number: 861-9900
Presenter: Dr. Robert Kluson
Link: To Pay by Credit Card

1 comment:

Esse said...

I see that this even is sold out. When will the next one be scheduled?