Urban hen keeping demystified! Instructors with River City Chickens will walk you through the essentials of keeping hens in an urban setting. Topics include coop design and requirements, climate challenges and solutions, tips for selecting birds, health and welfare, among others. The course will include both a class component and a coop tour that will give you a chance to experience what urban hen keeping is all about.
Note: To keep hens in city limits, a permit must be obtained from the City of Edmonton. For more information on the permit process and the current wait list, please see Edmonton.ca/hens or contact the City of Edmonton.