Friday, April 1, 2016

Why I Raise Backyard Chickens

Why I Raise Backyard Chickens

I've never worked on a farm. My yard isn't all that big. I was never in 4-H and my childhood pet was a hamster. But step into the backyard of my suburban Raleigh, N.C., home and you'll find a happy little brood of chickens, scratching in the dirt for worms, pecking at bugs in a tree stump and providing some of the best "farm fresh" eggs one is likely to find.