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Layer Flock Production – From Roosters to Omelettes

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Eggs in a tray

Workshop Description

All the essentials you need to know for efficient layer flock production.

Topics covered will include:

  • selecting your breeds
  • egg quota
  • proper design of buildings
  • farm-scale versus smaller-scale
  • feed rations
  • marketing issues
  • design of all your systems
  • innovation
  • breeding
  • hatching
  • equipment needed

Speaker: Gerald Poechman

Gerald Poechman is from the Ontario Organic Farmer Co-operative and Poechman Farms, Ontario.  With over 40 years of experience in the poultry field.

** There will be a limited quantity of workshop passes available for this and other Friday workshops.  Advanced purchase recommended.