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Backyard Chickens with Joseph Heckman, PhD

October 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

$15
backyard chickens

[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text]Please join NOFA-NJ at the Monmouth County Extension for a class on keeping backyard chickens. Recent ordinances have allowed people with fewer than five acres of land in some areas to keep chickens – something previously prohibited. Joseph Heckman, PhD, Rutgers Professor and NOFA-NJ Board member, will lead the workshop. In this workshop, you will learn some of the typical ordinance requirements, using the Eatontown Ordinance 03-2017 as an example. You will learn about the proper care of backyard chickens, along with information about how to continue your learning. Specific topics covered will include breeds, coops, pests, predators, and winterizing. Registration is required, and the cost per attendee is $15.[/cmsmasters_text][/cmsmasters_column][/cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_row data_width=”boxed” data_padding_left=”3″ data_padding_right=”3″ data_top_style=”default” data_bot_style=”default” data_color=”default” data_bg_position=”top center” data_bg_repeat=”no-repeat” data_bg_attachment=”scroll” data_bg_size=”cover” data_bg_parallax_ratio=”0.5″ data_padding_top=”0″ data_padding_bottom=”50″][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_button button_link=”https://nofanj.z2systems.com/eventReg.jsp?event=3249&” button_target=”blank” button_text_align=”center” button_font_weight=”normal” button_font_style=”normal” button_border_style=”solid” animation_delay=”0″]Register[/cmsmasters_button][/cmsmasters_column][/cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_row data_padding_bottom=”50″ data_padding_top=”0″ data_bg_parallax_ratio=”0.5″ data_bg_size=”cover” data_bg_attachment=”scroll” data_bg_repeat=”no-repeat” data_bg_position=”top center” data_color=”default” data_bot_style=”default” data_top_style=”default” data_padding_right=”3″ data_padding_left=”3″ data_width=”boxed”][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text animation_delay=”0″]

Handouts:

Eatontown Ordinance 03-2017

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Pasturing Poultry Resources

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Details

Date:
October 21, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
$15
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Website:
https://nofanj.z2systems.com/eventReg.jsp?event=3249&

Organizer

NOFA-NJ
Phone:
908-371-1111
Email:
nofainfo@nofanj.org
Website:
https://nofanj.org

Venue

Monmouth County Extension
4000 Kozloski Rd
Freehold, NJ 07728 United States
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Phone:
732-431-7260
Website:
https://njaes.rutgers.edu/county/quickinfo.asp?Monmouth

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