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Join Us for a Free Poultry Webinar

By Alison Rogers


Tags: poultry webinars, chickens, chicks, backyard chickens,

Attention poultry enthusiasts: Hank Will, editor of GRIT magazine, and Rob McCoy, vice president of nutrition for Manna Pro Products, will host a free one-hour webinar at 7 p.m. CDT March 30. The first in a series of poultry-themed webinars, it will focus on the following topics.

  • What you need to know about local ordinances and neighborhood chicken "etiquette"
  • What essentials to have on-hand when your chicks arrive
  • How to set up a safe and economical brooder
  • What to feed your chicks
  • How to keep your chicks healthy, as well as what danger signs to watch for

Plus, all who participate in the webinar will receive a $5 coupon to use toward any Manna Pro product as well as a free issue of GRIT. Other prizes will be awarded during the webinar. Sign up today.

Feeling impatient? Build your background knowledge about chicks while you wait:  

The Chicken and Egg Page

Best Chicken Breeds for Backyard Flocks 

How to Order Baby Chickens from a Poultry Factory 

Find a Heritage Poultry Breeder
katie jankowski_3
4/9/2010 3:35:54 PM

I just noticed this webinar and am dissappointed that I missed it, I see a "series" is listed above, when is the next one and will the first one ever be repeated? Thanks


ozarkhomesteader
3/31/2010 12:41:08 PM

Is there any chance of making the webinar available to those of us who could not attend? Is there a copy in a format that could be posted?