Saturday, March 24, 2012

Tips on raising chickens


March 18, 2012Terry Golson, a local authority on chickens, is offering two spring workshops for people interested in starting backyard flocks in suburban or urban settings. The workshops are scheduled for March 31 and April 14, from 1 to 3 p.m., at Golson’s home in Carlisle. Golson will provide a tour of her coops, an introduction to her flock, and information about what is required to keep chickens safe and healthy. The fee is $25; space is limited to 12 per workshop. To sign up, e-mail - Nancy Shohet West