Our strategy involves these 5 foundational pillars: breeding, growing, feeds & feeding, processing and marketing. The week will begin with clarifying instruction of what defines standard bred poultry. Learn the basics of how to identify domestic breeds of chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys. You’ll learn the rich historical meaning of why certain breeds of poultry were established and what their original intent was when they were developed.
Want an introduction to raising chickens before attending our course? We also offer Raising Chickens 101, a 5 part online video series which will prepare you to begin raising chickens and producing meat and/or eggs. For more info, click here.