Happy New Year
We would like to wish all our ‘henthusiasts’ a very happy 2016. We had a busy end to 2015 with our big move f both house and business to our new location. The hens enjoyed a lovely Christmas in the new ‘chicken barn’ with lots of space to stretch around in out of the rain and mud.
We enjoyed our most successful year to date in 2015 working with over 25 000 students and staff around the country sharing the joy of hens. We have hatched over 200 chicks showing the lifecycle of the humble hen. We have had our share of media exposure the most unusual being the Spectator. We have lots planned for 2016, new and improved hen courses at our new Hens HQ along with our on site shop and hens for sale. More new innovations in our hens for hire service, more information to follow.
Hen Keeping in Schools
Hens for Hire is a unique hire service. We offer schools the opportunity to experience hen keeping and all the benefits it brings to students, whilst removing the set-up cost, on-going responsibility and holiday cover of keeping hens in school. We provide full support and training for all staff.
Interactive Learning With Hens
Keeping Hens helps connect young people with their environment, food and animals in both urban and rural settings. We provide you with the expertise, resources and information which are prepared by our teaching staff to make hen keeping in school easy, fun and rewarding.
Hens For Hire
At Hens for Hire, we provide a range of Hen Hire options for Schools, Nurseries and Childcare Centres. These can be tailored to meet both your curriculum requirements and your budgetary requirements.Hen Hire Info
Our Incubator Hire service provides Schools, Nurseries and Care Homes the opportunity to hatch eggs and enjoy the chicks. It’s a fantastic way to experience the excitement of chicks in the classroom.Incubator Hire
During our Hen Keeping Courses we’ll show you how to handle the hens, how to maintain your coop and look after the run, plus we’ll teach you all the daily routines and health checks that you’ll need to do.Our Courses
Is Hens for Hire Right for you?
At Hens for Hire we want to make sure you get the best experience from your time spent keeping, caring for and learning from chickens. With this in mind, we have spent many years building Bespoke Hire Options for our wide variety of customers and we’ll be only too happy to do the same for you.
Each hire option is built around your individual budget, needs and curriculum plan and you can be sure of our ongoing support and training throughout our time together. You can find out more about our Hens for Hire, Incubator Hire and Courses with these links above.
If you’d like to get in touch to discuss your requirements in person, why not give us a call or visit our Contact Page for more details.
Did you know?
Hens For Hire won the Theo Phaphitis Small Business Sunday Award this year.
So what is Small Business Sunday? #SBS as it’s known by it’s ‘hash tag’ handle on Twitter, was created by Theo Paphitis back in October 2010. Each week small business owners like us have to pitch passionately about our business in 140 characters or less. Theo then reviews the tweets he receives and chooses his favourites.
We were very pleased to be chosen and to receive the award.