Chickens in education: Hands-on learning, responsibility, sustainable food, and compassion. Chickens making a positive impact on students.
Learn about incubating and hatching quail eggs to add a sustainable meat and egg supply to your homestead with Meyer Hatchery. Quail eggs are generally easier than chicken eggs to incubate and hatch at home.
Land Grant Universities offer invaluable services through their Extension offices for a poultry owner. Some of the services these Extensions offer could include necropsies, pest control management advice and research, or testing for poultry diseases.
As an Agriculture teacher one of my favorite topics to teach about is poultry. There are so many topics and discussions to cover that I could teach a year round class on poultry alone and would not be able to cover everything. With that being said, I do believe it is important to understand the anatomy of the egg itself.
Hatching chicks in the classroom can be both rewarding and exciting, but is your classroom truly ready? Find out here!
ChickQuest engages students in a variety of hands-on activities, including the experience of incubating and hatching chicks right in the classroom!