Posts Tagged ‘expo’

Goats and Chickens in Chicago: A Radio Spot on WBEZ


WBEZ eporter Lewis Wallace presented a piece on goats and chickens in Chicago as a lead-in to the upcoming Urban Livestock Expo. Check out her story and video here.

Momma and baby on the rain barrel

Momma and baby on the rain barrel

 

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4 Feb., 2012: Mid-Atlantic Small Flock Poulty Expo


For my non-Chicago readers:

The University of Maryland Extension will host the Mid-Atlantic Small Flock Poultry Expo on Saturday, February 4, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM at the University of Maryland Extension-Carroll County Office & Carroll County Agriculture Center, 700 Agriculture Center Drive, Westminster, Maryland, 21157.

For more information, click here. 

March 19, 2011: Home to Roost at Family Farmed Good Food Expo


Join Us for the Midwest’s Premier Good Food Event

March 17 – 19, 2011 UIC Forum — University of Illinois at Chicago

Good Food, Good Know-How, Good Fun: FamilyFarmed EXPO is a three-day conference, trade show, and food festival for farmers, businesses, the trade, individuals, and families.

Home to Roost will take part in a panel on Saturday, March 19, 2 PM – 3:15:

No Yolk! Chickens in Your Back Yard

Enjoy fresh eggs everyday by raising chickens in your own backyard. Sarah Elizabeth Ippel from the Academy for Global Citizenship will be the moderator of the panel:

  • Martha Boyd, Program Director, Urban Initiative, Angelic Organics Learning Center
  • John Emrich, Backyard Chicken Run
  • Jennifer Murtoff, Urban Chicken Consultant

For other events, see the Family Farmed Expo website.