Raising Backyard Chickens

  • Saturday, April 14, 2018, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Thinking about raising chickens? Come learn at our FREE event.

  • Q&A from 11:00 am- 3:00 pm
  • Lecture presentation at 11am & 1pm

No need to register but seats are limited in lectures.

Stroll the farm with the family, visit with our chickens and other farm animals, & sign up for chick/hen purchases. Wagon rides & animal food available for a small fee.

Topics include:

  • Raising chicks, hens & other poultry
  • Breeds, behavior, nutrition & disease prevention
  • Town ordinances, equipment, housing & weather concerns




Suffolk County Farm and Education Center
350 Yaphank Avenue
Yaphank, New York 11980