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Chicken Care 101

  • Wild Willow Farm & Education Center 2550 Sunset Avenue San Diego, CA, 92154 (map)

What came first, the chicken or the egg? Well, we might not be able to answer this question but you will learn enough to keep egg-laying chickens in your own backyard! 

We will cover:

rules and regulations on keeping chickens

building coops and how to keep predators out

chicken society and roosters

Basic health, feed, and care of your chicks and chickens (including common flu/diseases)

chicken breeds (that suit your needs), livestock conservatory, and buying guidelines

Proper egg storage and what to do with your surplus

Some less common breeds will be brought in and wing clipping will be demonstrated!

A tour of the Wild Willow Farm chickens and their role in sustainability will also be included. 

Cost: $50.

Buy your ticket at the link below.

Earlier Event: November 4
Home Gardening 101
Later Event: November 8
Farm & Nursery Expo