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RCE Homesteading Academy: Getting Started with Backyard Poultry

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Date:

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Time:

12–1 p.m.

Location:

Online

Speaker:

Hank Bignell, Sr. Program Coordinator--Livestock Production, RCE-Warren County

Description:

Have you ever been interested in homesteading, but don''t have a lot of time to learn? Spend one hour a month with the RCE Homesteading Academy - a new, once monthly lunchtime webinar series for anyone curious about home-grown sustenance and self-sufficiency. From October through December, our first set of three sessions will feature speakers on backyard poultry, mushroom production, and beekeeping. The series will be ongoing, with potential future topics of sheep/beef/goats, seed saving and heirloom varieties, engine conversion to waste vegetable oil, troubleshooting for two-cycle engines, cut flowers, food preservation, small-scale grain milling, and more.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Visit https://go.rutgers.edu/homesteading to register.

Cost:

Free

Contact:

Kate Brown, 609-265-5050