Backyard Poultry Keeping Course
If you’ve every fancied keeping your own hens for really fresh, free-range eggs, but haven’t “plucked up” the courage, we can help!
Come along to our smallholding in Barry, by Carnoustie and learn the basics of backyard poultry keeping.
On our half-day course we’ll cover
- Housing and bedding
- Buying hens
- Handling hens
- Health and hygiene
You'll get the opportunity to handle our hens and see how the theory translates into practice. There will be opportunities for questions and discussion.
2017 Course dates
We are running this course on these dates in 2017 – gift vouchers are available, please contact us for more details.
- No dates are currently planned for 2017 but we keep a waiting list of interested people and if we get sufficient interest, we'll run one. Please contact us to express interest - email address and phone number are below.
The course costs £45 including refreshments.
The course will be held on our smallholding in Barry, Angus. We are 8 miles north of Dundee, on the east coast of Scotland. There is plenty of car parking. We offer a pick-up service from Carnoustie Railway Station which has regular trains from the north and south.
Please contact us for details of overnight accommodation available nearby.
To book a place on the course please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 07986 451129.
Booking is essential as numbers are limited.