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Backyard Series
Backyard Series

Spring 2024



Backyard Series

Introducing the backyard series! Come to the critter Barn for a 1 day (2hr) class that will cover the basics of keeping backyard flocks, including chickens, ducks, and turkeys, as well as honey bees, and rabbits.

Time & Location

Spring 2024

Zeeland, 2950 80th Ave, Zeeland, MI 49464, USA

About the event

Are you interested in getting your own "backyard" animals? Don't know where to start??

Come to one of Critter Barn's Backyard Series Classes and learn from knowledgeable staff and community members!


  • Poultry - May 11th

    9:00 - 11:00 am Join us for a 2-hour class focusing on the basics of keeping your backyard egg layers, broilers, turkeys, or waterfowl! We will learn about breeds, feed, and the "dos and don'ts". Breakout sessions will be provided for egg layers versus meat birds.

    Sale ended
  • Goats - May 25th

    Sale ends: May 25, 9:00 AM

    9:00 - 11:00 am We're not kidding! This class is all about goats and four-legged kids! Take this class to learn all the interesting facts about raising goats for pets, dairy, or show.

  • Honey Bees - June 1st

    Sale ends: Jun 01, 9:00 AM

    9:00 - 11:00 am Join us at the Critter Barn to learn all the basics about keeping your own hive! We'll cover everything from hive equipment to harvesting honey. Experience firsthand the bees that live at the farm while learning from a real beekeeper!




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