Chicken Keeping Courses for Beginners

Our 2013 courses are on the

Saturday 6th April

Saturday 4th May

Saturday 1st June

Saturday 6th July

Saturday 3rd August

Saturday 7th September

Saturday 5th October


Places are limited so book early!!!

If you would like to attend please contact us by email and provide your details:


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  • This is a one-day theory and hands on course for those who wish to learn about keeping chickens. It is a fun day with other like-minded people.
  • History of Chickens - the breeds and which chickens are right for you.
  • What to look for when purchasing chickens.
  • Accommodation, density, well-being and husbandry. How and what to feed etc.
  • Common diseases, avoidance, identification, control and treatment. Effects on humans.
  • Reproduction, hatching and rearing.
  • The course included ‘hands on’ inspection and viewing of numerous breeds and practical inspection of topics covered.
  • The courses are run every three weeks as detailed above.
  • In the unlikely event we have insufficient numbers attending we may cancel or amalgamate courses.
  • The price is 65.00 and includes a snack lunch. Courses start at 10.30am and conclude at 3.30pm. five hours of jam-packed chicken stuff! Accompanied children (2max) are 15.00 each (Noisy children are fed to chickens at 2pm)
  • To enrol simply e-mail us your attendee details, name, address and telephone number and send a cheque made payable to ‘Ian Bell’ for the requisite number of attendees.
  • We look forward to seeing you.