2021 Poultry Processing Demo
The 2021 Coastal Plains Chicken Project is coming!
The project combines a youth chicken show and a processing demonstration. Read more about the project.
Join us for the 2021 Poultry Processing Demonstration, part of the “Home Flock Series.”
This is a free event – register for online (no live demonstration) or in-person participation.
Register to participate virtually via Zoom or at the Kinston, N.C. location
N.C. Cooperative Extension, Lenoir County Center
1791 North Carolina 11
Kinston, NC 28504
- Christina Sigmon, NC State University Prestage Department of Poultry Science: How To Process Poultry On-Site
- Melanie Pollard, N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Meat and Poultry Inspection Division: North Carolina Poultry Exempt Processing Update – What You Need To Know To Sell Your Birds Legally
- Break to visit kitchen area to see indoor part of processing
- Lee Menius, NC Choices
- Head outside to view/practice processing poultry
The meat harvested during this event is donated to local food banks!
A boxed lunch will be provided if you register (in-person class only).
If you are not comfortable participating, you are welcome to watch, or just stay for the classroom portion of the day.
**A link will be sent prior to the event for the online participants.