Courtesy small farms program
Image by John Suscovich
Baby chicks, CCE Westchster
Image by Lindsay France
Image by jason detzel


Learn to Hatch Chickens

  • Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Livestock Educator, Jason Detzel, for a class on hatching chickens.  Hatching chicks can teach you and your family lessons that will last a lifetime!  In this course you will learn:

  • The biology and process of hatching eggs
  • How to manage your chicks once they hatch
  • The best way to hatch chicks using an incubator
  • Ways to treat and manage common health problems of chicks
  • How to successfully raise your chicks into maturity
  • How to recognize broody birds and hatch eggs the natural way using mother hens

Children and adults are welcome (children 12 and under are free, but must be accompanied by an adult).  Registration is $10 per person, or $10 for a family/household up to 3 people ($20 for 6) (not including children). 

Two ways to register:

For more information or help registering, contact Carrie at 845-340-3990 x311 or email

There is a limit of 50 participants so register ahead to save your seat. 

With generous support from Cornell's Rice Poultry Fund and the Local Economies Project.   


$10 per person, or per family/household/farm up to 3 people


CCE Ulster
232 Plaza Road (Hannaford Plaza)
Kingston, New York 12401

Last updated May 24, 2017