Smokey Hollow Farms

Pursuing sustainability and educating others to live in harmony with everything around us!

Small Animal Husbandry on the Homestead

 Raising Chickens, Rabbits, and Honey Bees Organically and Sustainably

Introductory class to keeping chickens, rabbits, and bees (including a discussion explaining how to split one hive into four or five hives in the spring).  This class will be composed of 90 minutes of lecture and Q&A with an additional hour of experimental hands-on learning.  There will be follow up classes offering a lot more detail about the specifics of raising each individual species.

Instructor - Dr. David Busch

Cost is $40.00 per person

Note:  There is an opportunity to barter and/or provide labor in exchange for the cost of this class!

Please check the Event Calendar for Class Dates! 

Please call 678-374-7473 or email pacorker@smokeyhollowfarms.com


 Raising Chickens Organically and Sustainably

Chickens have had a special relationship with humans for centuries.  In this class, David will explain how to raise chickens organically, from feed to forage requirements, and from incubation to harvesting methods.  Various breeds will be compared and contrasted. 

Instructor - Dr. David Busch

Cost is $45.00 per person

Note: There is an opportunity to barter and/or provide labor in exchange for the cost of this class!

Please check the Event Calendar for Class Dates!  

Please call 678-374-7473 or email pacorker@smokeyhollowfarms.com


 Raising Rabbits Organically and Sustainably

In this class, David will detail the pros and cons of raising rabbits in pens vs. cages.  He will talk about the wide range of feeds rabbits enjoy, and how to raise a healthy, successful rabittry, organically. 

Instructor - Dr. David Busch

Cost is $45.00 per person

Note: There is an opportunity to barter and/or provide labor in exchange for the cost of this class!

Please check the Event Calendar for Class Dates!  

Please call 678-374-7473 or email pacorker@smokeyhollowfarms.com