Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 6 – 8 p.m.
New! It’s not as hard as you might think to become an urban farmer. Explore advanced coop design, chicken behavior, nutrition, egg production and processing, licensing requirements, and solutions to common problems such as predators and grumpy neighbors. Learn the difference between organic and conventional practices, pasture-raised and free-range, and hybrid and heritage breeds.
Christine Shiel, Chicago Botanic Garden
Classroom 5, Learning Center