Come learn practical skills for life. We have classes on food preservation, fermentation, composting and much more.
Click here to access the 2015 Spring Schedule.
Wednesday, April 22, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Chickens in the City. Taught by Steve Brown, the poultry tough guy — Dr. Cluck Norris, Dean of Chicken University. Learn what it takes to keep your chickens healthy and productive and your neighbors from complaining. Egg handling, storage, nutrition and cooking will be covered. Registration required. Class fee: $10. Register here.
Composting Techniques Class
April 22, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Turn your yard and kitchen waste into “black gold.” Includes information on vermicomposting with red wigglers.
Registration required. Class fee: $10. Register here.
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UAF Cooperative Extension Service
Anchorage District Office
1675 C Street
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
What's going on in 4-H?
For more information on 4-H activities in our area, check out the Anchorage 4-H page!
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