Want to learn how to process your own chicken? We can show you how at our Chicken Processing Class! ! This class will go over the following:
- How we raise our meat chickens, what they eat and how we care for them
- What we raise our chickens in, with a pasture walk
- How to humanely butcher a chicken
- How to eviscerate (gut) and package a chicken
We will be walking you through how to butcher your own chicken, step by step. You may be excited to be very hands on for this class, or you may choose to take a hands off approach, and just watch. We are happy to accommodate either learning preference You will be taking your processed chicken home with you.
This year we will offer 2 class dates. Saturday June 17th @ 9am and Saturday July 29th @ 9am.
The June class will be held at Redemption Springs Farm: 2414 Patapsco Rd, Finksburg MD 21048. Click here to purchase tickets at this location for June 17th.
The July class will be held at Freedom Valley Farm. Continue to checkout on this page to purchase tickets for the July 29th class.
Each Chicken Processing Class ticket is good for 1 person and 1 chicken. Children 16 and under are free when accompanying a paid ticket, however if they want to process their own chicken, they will need to purchase a ticket. This class typically runs for 2.5 – 3 hours.
If you have any questions about this class please let us know, we would be happy to help!
We also offer you the chance to raise your own meat birds with our baby meat chickens.