Hatcheries across the country saw a surge in orders when the lockdown began. The chickens came first, then the eggs.
Backyard chickens have been hip for a while, but building them a $20,000 coop takes the trend to a whole new level
Backyard chicken keeping has taken off in the Bay Area as residents seek ways to disconnect from technology. Most people spend $1,000 or less on their birds and coops, but a wealthier subset of chicken owners have really gotten into it, in some cases sinking $20,000 or more into fancy heritage chickens and ornate homes […]
The Trump administration has proposed doing away with a rule that mandated that organic egg laying chickens spend time outdoors.
The owner of a chicken farm explains.
Hundreds of millions of male chicks are destroyed each year.
A battle is brewing over a California law that requires laying-hens to be given more space in the coop. Other egg-producing states want to override the law’s requirement.