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Melissa Scheer,scheermb@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jefferson County
636-797-5391
meeka@missouri.edu

4-H Embryology (Jefferson County)

The Embryology program encourages hands-on scientific learning and discussion of issues related to human and chicken development as children take care of eggs that hatch into chicks. The 2-week long embryology sessions will begin this year with egg delivery on March 10, 2020 or April 14, 2020.

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  • Classroom Resources Available: We have a few sets of Curricula to enhance your classroom activities: “Hatching Classroom Projects” (Grades 2-5), “Experiments in Poultry Science” (Grades 6-8), and new this year, “Chick Quest” Teacher Guide and Student Log Book.

  • Incubator Rental and Delivery: A few incubators are available to rent. They will be rented on a first come-first serve basis. All incubators have been cleaned, checked for problems and tested. We will deliver incubators in Jefferson County one week before egg delivery, and we will pick up cleaned incubators two weeks after egg delivery.

  • Delivery: We will deliver eggs and incubators and pick up cleaned incubators at schools in Jefferson County.

  • Training: We offer a free Embryology training session for educators. Topics include operating incubators, caring for eggs and chicks, managing risk, and classroom activities.

Items for sale

Item Qty. Max Limit Price

Incubator

6 $30.00 each

One dozen chick eggs

10 $20.00 each

One pound of chick feed

20 $1.00 each

Hatching Classroom Projects

1 $8.00 each

Experiments in Poultry Science

1 $8.00 each

Chick Quest Teacher Guide

1 $30.00 each

Chick Quest Student Log Book

1 $5.00 each
$9,999.99

Payment

Payment Method

  • Please make check payable to:
    Saint Louis County Extension Council
    132 E. Monroe Ave
    Kirkwood, MO 63122

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