Class: Chickens in Your Backyard

Flying pigs step aside: Chickens are the new ruler of the roost in backyards across Porkopolis — and yours might be next. Gorman Heritage Farm is hosting local backyard chicken advocate Becky J

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Chickens in Your Backyard class

Flying pigs step aside: Chickens are the new ruler of the roost in backyards across Porkopolis — and yours might be next. 


Gorman Heritage Farm is hosting local backyard chicken advocate Becky Johnson, who will prepare you to join the coop of Cincinnati backyard chicken farmers. She will share information and advice on keeping chickens in urban or suburban neighborhoods. Topics will include where to get chickens, recommended breeds for urban flocks, coop needs and designs, caring for hens and egg production, as well as tips for success in raising backyard chickens. 

Register by Jan. 10. 6-8 p.m. $20; $15 member. Gorman Heritage Farm, 10052 Reading Road, Glendale, gormanfarm.org/product/backyardchickens

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