News Update

As of June 3, 2022, NYS Department of Ag and Markets has lifted the banned on all live fowl shows and exhibitions. For more information refer to the NY Ag and Markets press release.

4-H Home Poultry Flocks

The home flock program involves all of the practical poultry and Avian Science projects and the Standard Breeders project. The practical projects include brooding, rearing, laying flocks, broiler, turkey and duck projects. These are meat and egg projects which place emphasis on how to do things. The Standard Breeders project is a science project which emphasizes the why of things using areas such as genetics, physiology, embryology, nutrition and health.

For more information

Contact Brian Aukema at bja14 [at] cornell.edu (bja14[at]cornell[dot]edu).