Poultry
Poultry
Poultry
University of California
Poultry

Beginning Farmer & Rancher Development Program

Thank you for your interest in our beginning free-range/pastured poultry farmer workshops! At these workshops, we will have talks, hands-on laboratories, and local farm tours. Each workshop will be unique, and will feature experts in the field and local farmers leading conversations about husbandry, preventative practices, coop design, marketing, profitability, regulations and more! These workshops will be held throughout California and in Corvallis, OR.

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*NEW* Webinar versions will be available for some of our workshops! If you are interested in attending but can't make it in person, consider signing up for the webinar! 

 

Course list:

  • 1/7/19 @ Davis, CA: Overview of pastured poultry husbandry and pasture management
    • Available as a webinar!
  • 1/15/19 @ Davis, CA: Coop design, economics, and marketing 
    • Available as a webinar!
  • 1/23/19 @ Davis, CA: Disease prevention and pastured poultry regulations
    • Available as a webinar!
  • 1/31/19 @ Davis, CA: Alternative poultry species
    • Available as a webinar!
  • 2/8/19 @ Davis, CA: Pastured poultry nutrition and egg quality
    • Available as a webinar!
  • 2/22/19 - 2/23/19 @ Corvallis, OR
  • 3/13/19 @ San Diego, CA
  • 4/10/19 @ Santa Rosa, CA: Pastured laying hens
  • 5/15/19 @ Santa Rosa, CA: Pastured broilers and processing
  • 6/5/19 @ Salinas, CA
  • 7/11/19 @ Davis, CA: Overview of pastured poultry, food safety, and housing/equipment

Click here to register!

Topics and dates may be subject to change. Please contact Anny Huang at asahuang@ucdavis.edu with any questions.

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