Keeping chickens in the yard is an age old and mostly forgotten aspect of kitchen gardening. All over, people are relearning this fun relationship to their food and the joys and challenges that come along with it.
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A lot of you have posted some really interesting comments. Please
use the Discussion forums for most of this sort of thing, so that others can offer their insights and input.
A nice place to check for some information concerning keeping backyard chickens in the US. The BackYardChickens Forum Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances
Like many politicians these days, our town council opted to punt an issue rather than act upon it. Instead of allowing back yard chickens, they voted to put it on the ballot in the fall even though…Continue
Hi group!Got some recent media coverage highlighting our efforts to legalize Backyard Chickens out here in the extreme NW suburbs of Chicago!Here's one from the Chicago Tribune (of course the picture…Continue
I'm specifically thinking about my own county of Centre County Pa - a rural county with pretensions of being an urban county because of the influence of Penn State University. What's the best way to…Continue