Mike's Feed Farm to Hold Chicken Owners Workshop
By Paramus Post Monday, March 18, 2013, 06:54 AM EDT
RIVERDALE, N.J. - For both the experienced chicken owner and the novice, Mike's Feed Farm is hosting its annual Chicken Owner's Workshop on Sunday, April 7th at 4:00 p.m. at Bograd's in Riverdale, just across the street from Mike's. Join us for a comprehensive workshop on the ins and outs of chicken ownership featuring guest speakers, presentations by chicken breeders, and discounts on supplies and feed.
Attendees will learn the basics of backyard flock raising and what chicken ownership entails. There will be an opportunity to network with other chicken owners and breeds. Local chicken breeders will show various breeds of chickens.
Guest speakers to include:
*Dr. Eryn Taormina DVM, presenting about chickens and common health issues;
*Brian "the Purina guy," offering an overview on nutrition and supplements;
*Victor Alfieri, proprietor of Woodlot Farms, Wayne, reviewing zoning issues in local towns and relaying his experience in advocating for the legalization of hens in Wayne Township.
Mike's Feed Farm will remain open following the workshop. To register, please call 973-839-7747, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit Mike's Feed Farm to register in person at 90 Hamburg Turnpike in Riverdale, NJ. Contact us for more details.