Poultry Nutrition will focus on the composition of a balanced diet for backyard flocks and why a balanced diet is important to meat-type, egg-type, and dual purpose birds.
Any individual with a backyard flock or youth with a 4-H/FFA project (including 4-H Cloverbuds)
- Increase awareness of the importance of nutrition to the backyard flock,
- Improve understanding of the differences in nutritional needs of birds kept for different purposes, and
- Increase understanding of commercial poultry and how they are not fed growth hormones in the diet.
Total Number of Modules or Sessions: 1
Total Number of Hours for Program Delivery: 4
- Educational Class
- Group Discussion
- Numbered Extension Publication
Dr. Tom Tabler, email@example.com