Dr. Claudia Dunkley, Extension Poultry Scientist, will speak about Growing Backyard Chickens at South Georgia Growing Local 2017, January 21, 2017 in Valdosta, Georgia:
Basic information for beginning a backyard flock including: breeds, housing, nutrition, egg production and biosecurity.
Her conference bio:
Dr. Dunkley has been an Extension Poultry Scientist at the University of Georgia since 2007. She conducts research programs focusing on environmental and waste management issues associated with the poultry industry, including air quality and climate change as it pertains to poultry industry. Her extension responsibilities include adult education programs in Nutrient Management Planning, Agro/Bio- security seminars and Backyard flock production seminars. She is also the coordinator of the annual Deep South Poultry Conference held at UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center in Tifton, Georgia.
SOGALO17 will be at a new venue with cooking facilities! (Also inside out of the rain.)
When: 9AM-4:30 PM, Saturday, January 21st 2017
Where: Pinevale Elementary School, 930 Lake Park Road, Valdosta GA.