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Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults
Backyard Chicken Keeping
Sunday, June 8, 2014 - 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
An accessible introduction for anyone who is interested in raising backyard hens.
Join Sundari Kraft of EatWhereULive for an accessible introduction to raising backyard hens. Topics covered will include:
- Choosing the perfect chickens (best breeds and how/where to purchase)
- Chick care
- Housing and fencing
- Common chicken challenges
- All about the eggs
- Financial considerations
- Livestock licensing process
Sundari Kraft. Sundari is the proud owner of a beautiful flock of Denver backyard hens. She is the author of "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Urban Homesteading," and successfully worked with city officials to change Denver's chicken laws
$35 member / non-member
Instructor: Sundari Kraft
Sundari Kraft is the author of "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Urban Homesteading" (Alpha Books, 2011). She is the founder of Heirloom Gardens and Sustainable Food Denver, and was the founding chair of the Denver Sustainable Food Policy Council. Sundari grows fruit and vegetables at her house in Denver, and is raising chickens, dwarf goats, and bees in her back yard.