Getting Started with Poultry


A Beginner's Guide to Raising and Showing Chickens is available at:

Some pictures of pastured poultry set ups (ppt)


Basic Brooding Tips                                                Hatcheries and Equipment Suppliers

Poultry Managemant Tips                                       Moveable Poultry Hoop House

Handling Market Chickens and Turkeys                     Game Birds and Exotic Pheasants


4-H poultry Project Books

Project book Title                                                              Project Book Number

  • 4-H Poultry Production: Raising Pullets                                    151                 
  • 4-H Poultry Production: Raising Broilers                                   152
  • 4-H Poultry Production: Raising Fancy Poultry                          153
  • 4-H Poultry Production: Raising Turkeys                                  166
  • Duck or Goose Project and Record Book                                 167
  • The Incredible Egg  GPM                                                      165


These project books are all available through your County Extension Office.

4-H Projects and Books