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The Chook Workshop

When:

Sat 9 Apr 2011, 9:30am–12:30pm

Where: Edible Backyard, 268 Florida Rd, Ohau, Horowhenua

Restrictions: All Ages

Website:

Listed by: Kath Irvine

Chickens integrate beautifully into an edible backyard - making compost, keeping weeds out, and managing pests and disease - all this and eggs and entertainment too! With smart design you can use your chooks to do a lot of your garden work for you!

Learn how to create a smart design for chickens at your place (how much room does a chicken need?) - see our chook house / runs in action; How many chooks do you need and what types to choose; Learn how to feed them organically and keep them in top health; How to build and use a chook tractor - see our tractor in action; Some common chook problems - flightly chooks, mites, worms, scaly leg, predators.