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College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences


Backyard Chickens

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Lakewood Public Library
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Contact name:
Maggie Rivera

Learn how to get started with chickens in your backyard!  

OSU Extension Educators Tim McDermott DVM from the Poultry Team and Maggie Rivera will discuss safe egg handling, chicken health, zoning requirements, housing, nutrition and other topics that will help you successfully raise chickens in the city and suburbs.  This course fulfills the educational requirement for Lakewood Hen Keeping Ordinance. Registration is required for this workshop. Please register no later than Monday, February 24th, 2020.

Though this class is targeted towards the Lakewood community requirement, it is open to all public interested in backyard chicken basics

To register email your name and phone number to Maggie at