Beaver residents need to count their chickens – The Times

The Times Beaver residents need to count their chickensThe Times… but it didn't address farm animals such a chickens. The revision amended the regulations to add chicken to the list of allowed animals. Urban homesteading has gained popularity in recent years — it's common to see backyard chicken coops in … Read more: www.timesonline.com

Boston Wants Residents To Build Tiny Houses In Their Yards – CityLab

CityLab Boston Wants Residents To Build Tiny Houses In Their YardsCityLabIt's the brainchild of James Shen, who is in Boston this year from China as a Loeb Fellow at Harvard University's Graduate School of Design, and it represents something significant: In a city where everything from roof decks to chicken coops is … Read more:

Get egg-cited for chicken rentals – Lebanon Democrat

Lebanon Democrat Get egg-cited for chicken rentalsLebanon DemocratThe Holladays started with Rent the Chicken three years ago. The first year was spent building from scratch, making coops and gathering supplies. Now they're able to deliver chickens, coops and all within 50 miles of their farm. They deliver beyond 50 … Read more: www.lebanondemocrat.com

Janet Sheridan: How I made my money – Craig Daily Press

Craig Daily Press Janet Sheridan: How I made my moneyCraig Daily PressWithin an hour, I walked into the dusty haze and sharp ammonia smell of long chicken coops in which, over the years, I would collect eggs, hook designated non-layers for somebody's Sunday dinner, spread feed in trays, check watering systems and isolate … Read more:

Rolling Meadows rejects backyard chickens again – Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily Herald Rolling Meadows rejects backyard chickens againChicago Daily HeraldBanger also argued there have been few issues or complaints with a related proposal of his that did pass the council in 2014 to allow backyard beekeeping. "I think it will be something we don't even notice the impact of, but the people who will […]

Perennials, annuals, seeds, tool exchange – ECM Publishers

Perennials, annuals, seeds, tool exchangeECM PublishersIf you have more starter plants that you expected, bring them to exchange. If you have an extra hand trowel you never use, bring it for someone else. If you have extra gardening, farming, chicken magazines to share, bring them along. The exchange will … Read more: www.hometownsource.com

Chickens: An Unlikely Ally in Disease Detection – American Veterinarian

American Veterinarian Chickens: An Unlikely Ally in Disease DetectionAmerican VeterinarianAlthough each vector control program using chickens has its own nuances, the basic detection methods are the same. Designated chicken coops are placed in areas believed to be endemic to infected mosquitos. There, the chickens are fed and cared for and … Read more: www.americanveterinarian.com