Chicken Processing From Pasture to Plate Draws a Crowd in Sequim

Chicken Processing From Pasture to Plate Workshop Clallam County

KPGC Members, Stuart Boyle and Michele Gilles, discussed raising poultry on pasture, showed how to use poultry processing equipment and demonstrated how to process chickens at this workshop sponsored by WSU Clallam County Extension. The workshop was hosted by Clark Farms in Sequim.

Clea Rome, Clallam County Extension Director, Welcomes Workshop Participants

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Beak-to-Tail Workshop a Big Hit at Kitsap Small Farms Expo

Beak-to-Tail Workshop at Small Farms Expo

Chef Chris Plemmons shows how to cut up a whole chicken

Chef Chris Plemmons demonstrated how to use the whole bird at the Beak-to-Tail Workshop at the Small Farms Expo at Olympic College. Workshop participants sampled spicy chicken feet and marinated rooster combs while learning how to cut up a whole chicken and how . . . → Read More: Beak-to-Tail Workshop a Big Hit at Kitsap Small Farms Expo

Poultry Production & Poultry Processing Bus Tour – May 10th

WSDA Small Farm and Direct Marketing Program invites Farmers to attend this workshop:

Poultry Production and WSDA Poultry Processing Bus Tour Tuesday, May 10th Olympia

Poultry production can be a highly profitable direct marketing strategy for small, diversified farms. Since there are specific regulations and licensing compliance needed to process and market poultry safely to . . . → Read More: Poultry Production & Poultry Processing Bus Tour – May 10th

Chickens 101 Class – April 9th

All you need to know about raising chickens – for the Backyard or Barnyard!

Brought to you by the WSU Small Farms Team, Chickens 101 leads aspiring chicken owners through the steps necessary to start a small (or large) flock of chickens.

Local poultry grower and KPGC member, Harley Soltes, shares tips and information on . . . → Read More: Chickens 101 Class – April 9th

Booth at West Sound Small Farms Expo

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The West Sound Farms Expo brought more than a hundred farmers together on Saturday, March 5. Four co-op members helped to staff the KPGC booth and pass out information to those interested in raising poultry. The processing equipment display was a big hit. The co-op’s Pastured Poultry class was well attended and seemed to be . . . → Read More: Booth at West Sound Small Farms Expo

West Sound Small Farms Expo – March 5th

West Sound Small Farms Expo March 5th – 8am – 5pm Olympic College Campus, Bremerton, WA

$55 for up to 4 workshops, Keynote speaker and displays from local farms and businesses Lunch is included if you register by Feb 28th Free for youth 12-19 years old

For the Farmer in All of Us! Learn about . . . → Read More: West Sound Small Farms Expo – March 5th

Great Peninsula Future Festival!

The Kitsap Poultry Co-op will have a booth at the Great Peninsula Future Festival! Come on out and support local food, farming, and living — check out the schedule here. There are speakers, workshops, and panel discussions on solar energy for your home, rain gardens, backyard bees, the Kitsap food chain, and more, plus “Spontaneous . . . → Read More: Great Peninsula Future Festival!