Maui Workshop on Selling Backyard Eggs

Posted on Oct 8, 2013 in Main

There are  increasing numbers of residents that are raising chickens in their backyards for eggs.  However, there are state and federal requirements that one must follow in order to sell backyard eggs.  

The University of Hawaii – College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR), the Hawaii Department of Health and the Hawaii Department of Agriculture will hold a FREE workshop on:

Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013
8:30 a.m. to noon
Community Services Building
UH Maui College, 310 Kaahumanu Ave, Bldg 205 
(next to CTAHR Cooperative Extension Service)

*To register, please call:  244-3242, ext 222

THIS WORKSHOP WILL COVER:

  • Candling & Grading of Shell Eggs
  • Washing & Good Handling Practices
  • Packaging & Labeling
  • Compliance with Federal & State laws
  • Resources for the backyard egg farmer

Participants are encouraged to bring their own eggs.

For more information and to register, call 244-3242, ext 222

 To download the workshop flyer, click here.