Poultry

UW Poultry page

Related Links

There’s so much more to learn in the 4-H Poultry Project. Just follow these links!

American Bantam Association Site with information on bantam chickens and ducks, with many links to bantam chicken services and products.

American Egg Board AEB’s goal is to improve the demand for shell eggs, egg products, as well as spent fowl throughout the United States.

American Poultry Association APA promotes the standard-bred poultry industry and encourages poultry shows as “the show window of our industry, an education for both breeders and public, and a means of interesting young future breeders in taking up poultry.”

Bantam Roost Housing ideas and plans for small flocks of poultry.

Egg Nutrition Center This site is for egg lovers, egg producers and processors, nutritionists and health care providers, and anyone who wants to learn more about eggs and good nutrition.

National Chicken Council Source of information on chicken nutrition, cooking tips, and current statistics.

National 4-H Curriculum: Embryology in the Classroom Features classroom hatching projects and classroom experiments in poultry science for elementary and middle school youth.

National Turkey Federation At this site you’ll find everything you want to know about turkey, from recipe and preparation tips to cooking demonstrations.

Poultry Press Newspaper Poultry Press is a monthly publication for those who raise, show or have an interest in poultry. This site provides articles, merchandise, as well as subscription information.

University of Nebraska, Lincoln County 4-H Interesting embryology information, including photos and movie clips on incubating and candling eggs.

UW-Extension Animal Sciences: Poultry Site with information on newsletters, resources, events, and links to poultry sites.

UW-Madison Steenbock Library Resource Guide: Poultry Guide to links for many poultry-related sites.

Project Support

For more information on the 4-H Poultry Project, contact the following:

UW-Extension State Specialist: Ron Kean at ron.kean@uwex.edu