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CoVision - Chicken & Egg Workshop

What does all the stuff they put on the egg carton mean? So, you want to keep backyard chickens? • Walk and talk chickens and what happens at Tall Poppy Farm • Should I grow my own meat birds? • What is a spent Hen and how do I cook it?

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Email - lisa@covision.com.au
CoVision - Chicken & Egg Workshop
CoVision - Chicken & Egg Workshop

Time & Location

08 July 2023, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm AEST

Romsey, 255 Kerrie Rd, Romsey VIC 3434, Australia

Guests

About the event

Chicken and Egg Workshop - Presented by Paola from Tall Poppy Farm

Workshop Description & Agenda: 

Introduction ‐ who is Paola and what does she do?

What does all the stuff they put on the egg carton mean?

o free range

o hens per hectare

o why store below 5 degrees?

So, you want to keep backyard chickens?

o What breed(s) should I select?

o How many males/females do I need for breeding and egg production?

o How to look after chicks

o How many eggs do I need per week?

o What should I feed them and what should we NOT feed them?

o Stationary or movable coup?

o Caring for them in extreme heat and cold

o How much space needed to roam/how noisy/smelly are they and where to put them?

o How do I deter/control mice and predators getting in?

• Useful resources: Facebook pages, websites, organisations, suppliers

• Walk and talk chickens and what happens at Tall Poppy Farm

• Should I grow my own meat birds?

• What is a spent Hen and how do I cook it?

• Finish with some favourite recipes

o Ice cream tasting

o Making chicken bone broth ‐ tasting

Date and Time: 

Saturday 8 July, 2023 - 11.00am – 3.00pm

Location: 

Tall Poppy Farm, 255 Kerrie Road, Romsey Victoria 

Dress Code: 

Dress warmly, appropriate for cold and/or wet weather with sturdy footwear

Max number of Participants: 

70 - (If you miss out on a place for this event, due to all tickets being sold; please contact lisa@covision.com.au and let her know of your interest in attending future events of this nature)

What to bring: 

Please bring a healthy plate to share over the lunch break

Please bring a folding chair to sit on during lunch

Tea, coffee and water will be provided

Price: 

$20 per person

$40 per family

Please Note: This event is not suitable for very young children

Refund Policy: Unfortunately we are unable to provide refunds on your ticket purchase, due to the time and logistics involved in arranging our Workshops. In the event you are unable to attend, but would like to donate your ticket to another CoVisionary; please dont hesitate to contact lisa@covision.com.au 

Should CoVision have to cancel the event for any reason; you will receive a full refund of your ticket purchase price.

If you have any questions, please direct them to lisa@covision.com.au

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  • Chicken and Egg Workshop

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      +$0.50 service fee
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      +$1.00 service fee

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