Building a chook dome/chook keeping

Event Organiser: 
Dee Turner
Bioregion: 
Taranaki

Chook dome building and chook keeping workshop

Learn how to construct a chook dome:

Using recycled materials such as plastic pipe and electrical conduit with chicken wire and tarpaulin,
Using tools efficiently
Simple design which is large enough to house 3 chooks comfortably to move around your garden weeding, fertilising and laying eggs!
The design can be easily expanded up to house up to 12 chooks.

Also which breeds work best in small/large sections dependent on whether you want to keep them for egg production or meat birds
Diseases and ailments that affect chooks and the best way to treat them.
The best foods for chooks and what additional inputs they need to maintain happy, healthy chickens.

Full detailed handouts of the construction of the dome and how to look after chooks.

Half day workshop - 9am-12.30pm with a break for morning tea which will be provided. $50 per person.

Dates: 
Saturday, March 4, 2023 - 09:00 to 12:30
Location / Venue: 

Korito, 28a Trafalgar Street, Westown, New Plymouth, 4310

Cost: 
$50 per person
More Info: 
http://www.korito.co.nz