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Poultry

The poultry project teaches members poultry production and marketing by managing poultry projects. Project topics include broilers, capons, turkeys, egg production, and development from egg to chick.


Daily Maintenance and Care

Getting Started with Show Broilers- Link


Nutrition


Health


Showmanship


Show Prep


National 4-H Curriculum Resources- link


Website Resources

Texas A&M University Poultry Science Department – link


Printed Resources

  • Hatching Eggs in the Classroom: A Teacher’s Guide (B-5084) – PDF
  • How to Produce Broilers and Roasters for Show (L-5431) – PDF
  • Nutrition and Feeding of Show Poultry, (E-240) – PDF
  • Producing Turkeys for Show (PS 5.145) – Link
  • The Small Laying Flock (PS 5.250) – Link