C) Food Self-Reliance Workshop Series: Gardening, Poultry, Food Preservation
Home of Josh Richardson, 79 Chesterfield Rd, Northbourough, MA
- Instructor: Josh Richardson runs peck and petal garden services, installing back yard flocks and food gardens for suburban/urban yards. He has a flock of 11 friends that produce organic eggs on 1/3 acre.
- Instructor: Greg Wolfus raises a small flock of pastured chickens on 1/3 acre in Shrewsbury, MA. He and his family enjoy having feathered pets who kindly share organic eggs.
C) Saturday, June 16, 9am-12pm, Organic Backyard Eggs, $30
Suburban environment. Topics include: raising baby chicks; general chicken husbandry and requirements; coop design; reusing reclaimed materials for coop construction; protecting yards from chicken destruction; and incorporating chicken waste into compost.
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Home of Josh Richardson (View)
79 Chesterfield Rd
Northbourough, MA 01532