Please join us at the MSPCA at Nevins Farm for this special lecture event! This program is intended for animal professionals, farm bird enthusiasts, and members of the public who want to learn more about poultry care and guardianship.
Topics apply to chickens and water fowl, and include nutrition, housing, and basic handling, presented by Pam Nixon, Assistant Barn Manager at the MSPCA at Nevins Farm. Also presenting is Byron Mattingly, who will be providing instruction on the construction and benefits of his Chicken Tractor, a moveable chicken coop.
Time: Sunday, March 10
10am-12pm: -Basic Care, Diet, and Housing
-How to Build a Chicken Tractor
12pm-1pm: Handling Practicum***
Location: The MSPCA at Nevins Farm
Rogers Education & Training Room
Noble Family Adoption Center
(large yellow building)
400 Broadway, Methuen, MA
Registration for the lecture portion of this presentation is $5 donation. The Handling Practicum is capped at 20 attendees, requires pre-registration online, and an additional $5 fee applies.
For questions about registration, please contact Heather Robertson at email@example.com or (978) 687-7453 x 6118. Lectures may be subject to change.
***The Handling Practicum is sold out***
To see some of our adoptable barn birds, click here.