A cosy cottage for couples or families to enjoy the farm
Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee before getting started
This first session will start in the class room learning about chicks and chickens. You'll learn how to care for them, ensuring they are happy healthy birds.
You'll also spend time getting to know the Humble by Nature chickens outside.
Enjoy a delicious farm lunch
Daryn will explain how to get your bird table ready, showing you how to humanely dispatch a chicken before dressing it.
There will be an optional opportunity to dispatch your own bird, before having a go at dressing it yourself.
Enjoy a cup of tea and slice of cake
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.
Learn how to raise, feed and care for day-old chicks until they are big enough for the table.
Daryn Williams, of Madgett’s Farm, will show you how to care for chickens ensuring that they are the best quality when they reach the table.
In this hands-on day Daryn will cover:
Daryn will also demonstrate how to humanely dispatch a chicken. Everyone on the course will be given the opportunity to dispatch and dress their own chicken. You will take this chicken away at the end of the day to enjoy at home.
This course will run from 10am - 4pm.
It will feature plenty of hands-on experience with chicks and chickens, including the optional opportunity to dispatch and dress your own chicken. You will take this chicken away at the end of the day.