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54 PVCC DIGITAL FALL 2014 Workforce Services Class Schedule l or 434.961.5354 Large Livestock Management for the Small Farm For students interested in managing and raising large farm animals such as pigs, sheep, goats and cows, this class is designed to help you become more self-sufficient and produce your own food or explore the idea of creating a small business raising livestock. Students will learn the reasons for keeping and managing each animal. This includes facilities (fencing, buildings etc.), feeding, breeding and veterinary care for each animal as well as marketing products. 58961 HORT M 9/8-9/29 6-8 p.m. RM 127 Churchill $99 CLUCK Backyard poultry is experiencing a renaissance! Join Guinevere Higgins, founding member of the Charlottesville League of Urban Chicken Keepers (CLUCK), as she discusses the joys of keeping poultry and how to get started with backyard chickens. Topics include basic coop setup, predator protection, egg production, breed selection and local resources for chicken-keepers. 58376 HORT TH 11/20 7-9 p.m. RM 131 Higgins $29 Agriculture/Horticulture classes currently being offered:

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