Backyard Hens

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
OSU Extension, Cuyahoga County, 12200 Fairhill Rd. Cleveland, OH 44120
Contact email:
Contact name:
Maggie Fitzpatrick
Contact phone:
216-429-8200 Ex.217

Join OSU Extension Cuyahoga County for an evening to learn about how to get started with chickens in your backyard. OSU Extension Educators Tim McDermott DVM from OSU Poultry Team and Maggie Fitzpatrick will discuss breed selections, safe egg handling, chicken health, zoning requirements, housing, nutrition and other topics that will help you successfully raise chickens in the city and suburbs. This course fulfills the educational requirement for Lakewood Hen Keeping Ordinance.

Registration is required for this workshop. Please register no later than Wednesday, March 25th, 2018. To register via email, please send your name, address, phone and email to The cost of the workshop is $25. You can mail the payment along with your registration or bring the payment to the workshop after registering.