April 1, 2011
Old Mill Feed & Garden hosts Chick Day
Here's a note about Chick Day from co-owner of Old Mill Feed & Garden, Jon Hendersen:
"Chick Day at Old Mill Feed & Garden is “The Poultry Event of the Year.” This year, join us in welcoming Salem residents to the flock of chicken owners.
We begin taking reservations for chicks in January. A list of choices is posted at our store and on our website, oldmillfeed.com. By Chick Day, 75% or more of our available chicks have been reserved. On Chick Day, customers hand-select their chicks with the help of Chick Day volunteers. Once they have chosen their new family members, the proud parents are given a brief “Baby Chick Care” handout and can speak one-on-one with experienced chick owners who guide them through the chick-raising process. Feeders, waterers, brood lamps, bedding, feed, supplies, and coops are all available in the store.
In the spirit of the day, Chick Day carries a festive attitude. Parents and grandparents are invited to bring their kids or grand-kids by to view the baby chicks and ducks. Music played that day is all poultry-related, a giant chicken strolls our historic building, we offer treats for children and adults alike, and our collectible Chick Day mug is free for the first 150 chick buyers. Customers have even been known to come in costume!
Whether or not you have chickens, we invite everyone to join us for The Poultry Event of the Year." - Jon
Chick Day at Old Mill Feed & Garden
1313 Main Street in Dallas, Oregon
April 2, 2011 8:30am – 5:00pm
Urban Chicken Movement Takes Shape in Salem
Raising Chickens at The Chick Inn
Urban Farm Store
Book Signing Saturday June 15th, 3-6 pm 13th Street Nursery 1298 13th St. SE Salem, OR 503-363-4670 Meet photographer Lori Eanes, ...
by Nate Rafn Living in Oregon, we know that fresh berries act as seasonal indicators. Their availability and level of ripeness tell us ...
by Nate Rafn This year's César Chávez Commemoration Service Day, sponsored by the Northwest Treeplanters and Farmworkers United (PCU...
by Nate Rafn Goats are fascinating animals. They have a varied diet, which includes plants that other livestock refuse to eat. Goats wi...
Noah Grobart and Ben Stern specialize in local meats at Pastaworks. by Nate Rafn The Pastaworks butcher shop on Hawthorne Boulevard i...
Paste the following code into your website to display the logo with a link back to www.livingcultureonline.com. Feel free to adjust the heig...
by Nate Rafn I often hear from people who are looking for a reliable source of high quality, local pork. Oregon is home to dozens of pigs...