Backyard Chickens 101 with Joel Slezak
March 9, 11:00 a.m.
Keeping backyard chickens is becoming increasingly popular (and if you’ve ever eaten a truly fresh egg, you can probably understand why). If you have ever thought about raising chickens, or are just curious about what it takes to keep a healthy, happy, productive flock, this class is for you. Joel Slezak, owner of Free Union Grass Farm in Albemarle County, will cover everything you need to know to raise your own backyard chicken flock.
About the Instructor:
Joel Slezak is the owner of Free Union Grass Farm, a diversified livestock farm raising chicken, beef, pork, duck, and eggs on over 200 acres of pasture in Albemarle County. In business since 2010, the farm specializes in rotational grazing and sustainable practices.