Three D&B stores will be hosting a free class with our Nutrena reps to learn about how to care for chicks (feeding, housing, health), raising them to adulthood, laying hens (feed, housing, health), molting, and a brief bit about meat birds and gamebirds. In other words, we will discuss what to do from the moment you […]

Debbie Cook, Master Gardener and Certified Arborist, shared her experience attending the Idaho Nursery and Landscape Conference last week. Some of the classes offered for continuing education credits included: Foodscape, Tree Worker Safety, Outdoor Voles and Rodent Control, Turf Diseases, Water Features, Irrigation Systems, Bees Trees and Colony Collapse Disorder, etc. This is a short […]

Nutrena and D&B Supply are partnering up for a FREE thirty minute beginner chicken class at numerous D&B locations to celebrate Chick Days. No need to sign up, just show up! Also, be sure to find the Nutrena Tour D’ Cluck cut out and enter to win one of many great prizes from Nutrena. Just snap […]

Join Melinda Jean Stafford at the Caldwell library on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 to learn about “Beekeeping for Newbies.” Melinda manages the BSU Rooftop Bee Farm and the internship program and is a frequent bee blogger and beekeeping instructor for D&B Supply. Please call the Caldwell library at 459-3242 to sign up. The Caldwell library […]

On Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. please join us at the Meridian D&B Supply for a FREE chicken class taught by the author of The Backyard Chicken Fight, Gretchen Anderson. After the class, be sure to purchase Gretchen’s book, the Backyard Chicken Fight, and have her sign a copy for […]

I recently attended a “Welcome to Beginner Beekeeping” class through the Boise School’s Community Education program. This class was hosted by two very experienced beekeepers that are also fellow Treasure Valley Beekeepers Club members and friends of mine – Kevin and Jeff. These gentlemen remind me of Marley and Marely from the muppets. They banter […]

It’s Chick Days at D&B Supply, along with the live Chicken Chat on D&B’s Facebook page, we are also offering a few FREE chicken classes. D&B Supply is teaming up with Nutrena to offer a series of free classes for new chick owners. In each of these classes you’ll learn about the basics of caring for your […]

Thank you to Kim Flottum and Steve Sweet of Treasure Valley Beekeepers for this write-up about Kim Flottum’s visit to the Treasure Valley during the Western Idaho Fair. So you want to keep bees, but don’t know where to start…well, pardner, start here with Kim Flottum, 30 year veteran and the most ambitious promoter of […]

D&B Supply is teaming up with Nutrena to offer a series of free classes for new chick owners. In each of these classes you’ll learn about the basics of caring for your chicks. Nutrena’s David Farris will lead the class and discussion. Click here to register. Topics include: Starting chicks – learn about required equipment from waterers to brooders, […]