‘Chicken Whisperer’ to visit

Staff report

Andy Schneider, better known as the Chicken Whisperer, will speak at a free event Wednesday, May 4, at 6 p.m. at Pettisville Grain Co. in Delta.

Schneider is the host of the popular web radio show, “Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer.” He is also the national spokesperson for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s Bio-Security for Birds Program, editor-in-chief of Chicken Whisperer Magazine, and author of The Chicken Whisperer’s Guide to Keeping Chickens. He has been featured on CNN, FOX, ABC, NBC, and CBS, and in TIME Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and countless other publications.

He travels the country providing book signings and workshops to those that share an increased interest in starting a backyard flock of chickens.

For more information, call Pettisville Grain Co. at 419-822-2211 or visit the store at 600 Providence St.

Staff report