Caring for Ex-Batt Hens at Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature with the British Hen Welfare Trust
Caring for Ex-Batt Hens at Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature with the British Hen Welfare Trust Caring for Ex-Batt Hens at Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature with the British Hen Welfare Trust Caring for Ex-Batt Hens at Kate Humble's farm Humble by Nature with the British Hen Welfare Trust

Course Agenda

10:00
Arrive and welcome
Hannah will introduce the hens and explain what a rescue hen is
10:15
Time to get hands on
There will be plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with the hens as Hannah shares the secrets to successfully re-homing rescue hens
12:30
Course closes

You'll leave with the confidence to re-home your own hens, don't forget to tell us how you're getting on!

 

The cafe will be open on the day of this course, why not stay for lunch?

Caring for Ex-Batt Hens

Course dates are yet to be confirmed but you can register your interest now by submitting our online enquiry form. As soon as dates are released we will be sure to notify you.

Ex-Batt hens might look a bit scruffy at first but are brilliant layers and great family chickens.

Join Hannah and learn how to care for Ex-Batt hens in this great introductory session, suitable for all the family. You'll cover:

  • Handling and health checking your hens
  • Understanding the needs of rescue hens
  • Feeding your hens
  • Hen behaviour and enrichment
Hannah Townsend Free Range Learning holiday actives for kids at Humble by Nature in Monmouth

Hannah loves inspiring children about farms, farming and outdoor learning

What to bring and other essential info

This short course will run from 10am - 12.30pm.

 

If you would like to come on this course as a family group, it is suitable for children 6 yrs +.

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