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Flock Talk...Backyard Chickens for the Beginner

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“Flock Talk” …introduction to Beginner Backyard Chickens Class Offered

Join us for a beginner class on the raising and caring of chickens in small, backyard and urban spaces, at the Cook County Farm Bureau on Monday, March 5, 2018.  Gina Modica, Animal Specialist with Purina Animal Nutrition and Jeff Ludwig, owner and chicken aficionado of Ludwig’s Feed Store, will lead the “Flock Talk”.  Class topics will include starting baby chicks and selection, general chicken care and management, housing and coop options, nutrition, feed, and health management, safety against predators and protection for raising chickens, open Q & A and more!

Join Gina and Jeff at the Cook County Farm Bureau and register to attend:

                Flock Talk

                Monday, March 5, 2018

                Doors open at 6:30 PM, class begins at 7 PM to be eligible for Door Prizes!

                Cook County Farm Bureau Meeting Room

The class is free for member, their guests and Ludwig’s customers; pre-registration is required by contacting Debbie at the Farm Bureau at 708.354.3276 or at the Member Center at www.cookcfb.orgRegister early as space is limited.