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.
Breeds and Breed Standards
Curriculum Sources for Educators
For more information
Contact Brian Aukema at bja14 [at] cornell.edu (bja14[at]cornell[dot]edu).