Small Scale Egg Producers’ Meeting

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Eggs from pastured hens at Perry-winkle Farm.

Eggs from pastured hens at Perry-winkle Farm. Photo by Debbie Roos.

North Carolina Cooperative Extension will offer a workshop for small-scale egg producers on May 23 in Greensboro, NC.

Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019

Time: 10 a.m.–2:45 p.m.

Location:
N.C. Cooperative Extension, Guilford County Center
Barn Meeting Room
3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC 27405

Cost: $10

Topics Include:

  • Breed Selection—The Benefits of Buying Your Birds From Reputable Breeders
    Karl Urshel—Guilford County Grower
  • Forages for Small Flocks
    Dan Campeau—NC State University Area Specialized Agent, Poultry
  • Initial Care: The First Four Weeks
    Karl Urshel—Guilford County Grower
  • Selecting Individual Keepers for Your Flock Using Egg Production Criteria
    Jeanette Beranger—Livestock Conservancy
  • North Carolina Egg Laws
    Dan Campeau—NC State University Area Specialized Agent, Poultry
  • Panel Discussion with All Speakers

Pre-register online. A box lunch is included if you register and pay by May 17.

Register online then mail check or money order payable to “Guilford County” to:
Egg Producers’ Meeting
3309 Burlington Road
Greensboro, NC 27405

For questions, contact Dan Campeau at 919-548-9895 or dan.campeau@chathamnc.org.