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Poultry Fact Sheets and Publications Available
on Virginia Cooperative Extension Resource Page via WWW

Livestock Update, May 1997

Phillip J. Clauer, Poultry Extension Specialist, Virginia Tech

Agents and individuals alike can now access 18 Virginia Extension Fact Sheets and Publications about poultry on the VCE Resource page on the WWW. To access this information, open the location:

Then click into livestock, poultry, dairy and follow to poultry. The Small Specialty Flock has the following resources online with more to come:

Management Requirements


A Small-Scale Agriculture Alternative: Poultry
Small Scale Poultry Housing
Suggestions for Organizing Poultry Shows at Fairs and Exhibitions

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