Chickens http://wamc.org en Make Way For The Chickens! http://wamc.org/post/make-way-chickens <p>Citizens of one upstate New York city may soon be breaking fresh eggs - the US Department of Agriculture has called the city of Hudson a "food desert" - that's about to change... Last night the so-called "Chicken Law" passed: The Register-Star reports that Hudson residents will be allowed to keep up to five hens on their property - the law, which awaits approval of Mayor William Hallenbeck Jr., will "help people meet their needs for quality, cost-effective nutrition.<br> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 15:44:38 +0000 Dave Lucas 67387 at http://wamc.org Make Way For The Chickens! Growing Trend: Raising Chickens in City Backyards http://wamc.org/post/growing-trend-raising-chickens-city-backyards <p></p><p></p><p>The idea of tending small flocks of chickens in urban and suburban areas is growing as more city leaders across the country pass regulations allowing residents to keep backyard chickens.&nbsp; Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:59:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 67202 at http://wamc.org Growing Trend: Raising Chickens in City Backyards