What is poultry? Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, and Geese are just a few examples of poultry. This project teaches members production and marketing by managing projects. Project topics include turkeys, egg production, and development from egg to chick. This project is a great way to learn about food sources and animal production, while making new friends!
You will experience the full process of selecting, feeding, and marketing poultry. You will also learn public speaking, leadership, and community service through caring for poultry too.
The Texas Youth Livestock & Agriculture provides a video series on raising poultry and showing them too.
The Texas A&M Department of Poultry Science offers the Youth Programs site to assist youth in poultry care and showing.
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