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Healthy Animals, Healthy People Workshop

Saturday | February 16, 2019 | 9:00 am — 4:00 pm

This is an informational workshop and opportunity to meet other backyard livestock owners/producers and animal health professionals

Topics and Speakers

General Biosecurity, Antimicrobial Use, and Regulations – Drs. Alda Pires and Richard Pereira, UCCE

Rabbit Health and Management – Speaker TBA

Small Ruminant Herd Health – Dr. Alda Pires, UCCE

Avian Biosecurity and Diseases – Dr. Rodrigo Gallardo/ Gallardo Lab, UCCE

Pastured Poultry – Dr. Maurice Pitesky/ Pitesky Lab, UCCE

Evacuation or Shelter-in-Place: How to Prepare – Julie Atwood, HALTER Project

Upcoming Locations and Dates:

Contra Costa/Alameda Counties – NEW DATE February 16, 2019

Urban Adamah Farm

1151 Sixth St.

Berkeley, CA 94710

Time: 9am – 4pm

Cost: $10 (includes lunch)

*From 2pm-4pm, we will be touring local farms, MESA and Sunnyside Organics. If you choose to join us for these tours, you will be responsible for your own transportation to these locations


Santa Clara County – March 2, 2019

*All talks given at this workshop will be poultry-focused


Sacramento County – TBA


Tulare/Kern Counties – TBA


For more information, contact Jasmin Bardales at

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Cost: $10
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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