Meet other NYC chicken enthusiasts! Come together to explore chicken coops, attend workshops, share information and resources and celebrate city chickens. This group is for the beginner and experienced alike.
What can you do here? You can:
*Post your questions and comments on this group's Message Board (see menu to the left).
*Attend a meetup! See below for upcoming City Chicken meetups, workshops, events, tours, coop builds, etc.
*Host a meetup at your coop! Please suggest a time and location to one of the organizers. Let's get squawking!
*Check out the resources in this group's Files page (see menu to the left).
*Add your favorite chicken links to the "Helpful Links for City Chickening" page under the "About" tab to the left.
*Find out more about the Just Food City Chicken Project here: www.justfood.org/cityfarms/chickens
Welcome, New York City Chicken Keepers!
6 days ago · 5:30 PM
Because last weeks workshop was canceled due to rain. We have rescheduled it for Thursday August 18th. Thanks for your patience.
In this... Learn more
August 11 · 5:30 PM
In this hands on workshop you will learn about several options for providing your chickens with fresh water year round and some simple ways to... Learn more
July 14 · 5:30 PM
Coops, Runs and Predators
Learn how to keep you chickens safe and how to identify predators after an attack.
Come and share the best way you keep raccoon's and hawks out of your chicken coop?... Learn more
June 9 · 5:30 PM
Basic Chicken Keeping!
An interactive discussion about keeping chickens in an urban setting!
Join us as we share ways of getting your coop started and learn the basics of chicken keeping. ... Learn more
May 12 · 5:30 PM
Spring Chicks Special: Hatching and Rearing Chicks.
This workshop will go over the joys and risks of hatching your own eggs and how to care for the cute fuzzy little things that follow.
There are monthly workshops in ... Learn more