Hobby and Small Flock Poultry in Arkansas
Extension personnel conduct workshops for 4H and youth interested in poultry selection, judging, and showmanship. The extension poultry chain continues to be a huge success with poultry chain chicks delivered by extension personnel to almost every county in Arkansas.
Arkansas poultry extension personnel also assist the small poultry flock owners in the state. Numerous educational workshops and seminars are conducted in the counties of Arkansas.
These educational programs address a variety of topics such as:
- Breed selection for small flocks
- Disease recognition, prevention, and control
- Poultry husbandry and care
- Other areas of interest to small flock owners.
For additional information on the locations, dates, and times, for small flock workshops and seminars near you, contact your local county agent.