• Rodale Institute (map)
  • 611 Siegfriedale Road
  • Kutztown, PA, 19530
  • United States

Want to have chickens in your backyard and collect fresh eggs every day? Come see our chicken operation and find out how easy it is to start your own. Our instructors will show you how to start and make the chicks part of your family. We will talk about cost, breeds, housing options, how to feed and keep them healthy, and some challenges with predators and how to handle them. You’ll take home a list of books and other resources that will simplify your project and shorten the time from start to finish so you can enjoy a fresh egg from your own chicken in no time.Class tuition: $60/person includes handout materials.