Chickens may be raised as broilers for meat or for their eggs

Feeding chickens
Image by Sandy Repp

Feeding chickens

Chickens grazing in a field
Image by Sandy Repp

Chickens grazing in a field

Mobile chicken pen
Image by Lynn Bliven

Mobile chicken pen

Poultry


Resources

New York State Poultry - a Department of Agriculture and Markets page that contains laws and regulations, forms, health programs, and other miscellaneous resources on poultry

National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service: Poultry - a poultry page with publications and resources on feeding, health, marketing, etc.; provides high value information and technical assistance to farmers, ranchers, Extension agents, educators, and others involved in sustainable agriculture in the United States

NYS 4-H Youth Poultry Programs - provides children and teens with poultry related events, activities and resources

Contact

Lynn Bliven
Ag & Natural Resources Issue Leader
lao3@cornell.edu
585-268-7644 ext 18

Last updated October 7, 2015