Keeping chickens in the back garden is the fastest growing hobby in the UK, and state officals are being bombarded with permit requests to raise some backyard chickens in the USA.
Below are just a small selection of news items that are flooding the Internet on this subject;
Local residents hatching backyard chicken coops
Backyard farmersCity dwellers are discovering the joys of raising ...
Williamstown workshop taps into phenomenon of backyard chickens
Urban Chicken Raising: Hip Pets?
No reason to fear backyard chickens Saraboo News Republic - - 9 hours ago
Area residents raising chickens for fresh eggs
Hens topic of Polson meeting
Silicon Valley residents try their hand at raising backyard chickens
Interested in raising chickens in the city
Landeens get multiple benefits from owning, raising chickens
Long live the revolution!