Sat, 08 July|
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?
Time & Location
08 July 2023, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm AEST
Romsey, 255 Kerrie Rd, Romsey VIC 3434, Australia
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
Tall Poppy Farm, 255 Kerrie Road, Romsey Victoria
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 email@example.com 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
$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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Should CoVision have to cancel the event for any reason; you will receive a full refund of your ticket purchase price.
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- Ticket type
Chicken and Egg WorkshopPriceFrom $20.00 to $40.00Sale ended
- Individual Ticket$20.00
+$0.50 service fee+$0.50 service fee
- Family Ticket$40.00
+$1.00 service fee+$1.00 service fee