Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County hosted a workshop with Extension Specialist Joe Heckman demonstrating what it takes to raise a small flock of chickens in a backyard. Heckman offered advice on everything from types of chicken coops to the nutritional benefits of raising food on pasture. The class was one of the first in a new series called the Backyard Farmers Workshop offered by Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County. Read more at Rutgers Today.
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