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Raise a Home Poultry Flock
Monday, February 5, 6:30 -8:00 pm
@ CCE-Tompkins Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca, NY
Raising a backyard flock for egg or meat production can be the perfect 
complement to a home
garden, providing manure and bug control. This class will focus on breeds for 
egg laying, raising chicks to layers, housing, sanitation, and general care and 
feeding of poultry. NOTE: This class is required for City of Ithaca residents 
who wish to obtain a permit to raise a flock (no more than 4 birds) in the City 
and recommended for others countywide who want to raise a few chickens in their 
backyards.  Fee: $5/person or $8/household to attend, includes certificate 
required for City permit application. Preregistration is required. Save time, 
register and pay online at , or 
contact Maria Christian,<>, (607) 
272-2292 ext. 130.  NOTE: City residents must have a lot size of 3,000 SF in 
order to obtain a permit.  For more information on the City ordinance number 
2016-13, check the City website or call the City Clerk's office at 
607-274-6570. The City ordinance will be further explained at the workshop.

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