Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Backyard chickens take roost in Athens

Backyard chickens take roost in Athens

Keeping backyard chickens is seemingly taking roost in the Athens area. Athens-Clarke County residents are taking advantage of the the May 2015 zoning ordinance that permits the keeping of backyard chickens. "We've definitely seen more people coming in to buy chicken products," said Anna Grace Bonds at Mary's Tack, Feed and Pet Store.