Juneau Chicken Summit 2013 Agenda

8:30 a.m. — Registration at the University of Alaska Southeast library.


9-9:05 a.m. — Welcome!

9:05-9:25 a.m. — Chickens in Alaska 101, presented by Darren Snyder.

9:25-10:25 a.m. — Dr. Robert “Bob” Gerlach, Alaska State Veterinarian will talk on flock management, disease and parasite detection and egg handling.

10:25-10:35 a.m. — Break.

10:35-11 a.m. — Chicken Manure Management in Juneau, presented by Lisa Daugherty.

11 a.m.-noon — Lunch on your own.

12:45-1:30 p.m. — Swampy Acres Coop Tour and Butchering Demonstration, presented by Wendy Smith.

1:30-5 p.m. — Tour de Coop. Pick up schedule and maps upon registration.


Chicken Summit offers up advice for raising Juneau hens


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback






Declining AK birds subject of Audubon talk

This year, an unprecedented number of bird species made it on to the Audubon Alaska WatchList’s Red List, a designation which signals the highest level... Read more