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Homesteading: Managing A Rabbitry

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  • North San Antonio Campus

    address is off-grid. will be emailed., North San Antonio, TX (map)

    29.424580 -98.494614

  • we will email directions out to registered students in advance
  • Price: $80.00 /per person

    Refund policy

  • **An $80 deposit is required to hold a spot in this class. The full tuition for the 3-day class is $175. Details are below.***

    HOMESTEADING: MANAGING A RABBITRY

    This three-day course will explore sustainable livestock as part of a homestead, whether it is backyard growing or on a larger scale.  Learn about all aspects of raising rabbits, whether for breeding, assisting compost production, or a sustainable meat source.

    This course will cover:

    Housing and nests for rabbits

    Colony housing vs. hutches

    How rabbits fit into a homestead

    Productive values of rabbits

    Breeding

    Illness

    Humane harvesting techniques

    Preservation methods for meat

    Full usage of the harvest:  sausage, bone broth, pelt, etc.

    Tanning of the pelts - start to completion


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    COURSE INFORMATION

    Date: January 27 - 29th, 2017.
    *There will be working lunches. Bring a sack lunch if you wish or you can visit local restaurants about 10 minutes from the school on break. 

    Class Size: Limited to 12

    Location: The Human Path Outdoor Campus, San Antonio

    Tuition: $175, includes handouts and working materials.
    *An email will go out to registered students with class details the Wednesday before the class

    Gear List:  The class will be both indoors (for lecture) and outdoors under the protected pole barn.  Make sure to dress for the weather. We recommend close-toed shoes and clothing you don't mind getting dirty, as well as a box of your own latex or nitrile gloves.  A more detailed gear list will go out two weeks prior to this class.

    Also recommended: bring water and snacks.

    Class Credit: For those completing the Provider program, this 3-day class counts as one Animal Husbandry elective credit.


    Cancellation Policy:
    http://thehumanpath.net/about/payment-policies/


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