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Coming home to roost

Raising backyard poultry gains in popularity with rural, urban producers

August 6, 2014
Teresa Wood ( , The Daily Freeman Journal

Editor's Note: The City Council of Webster City recently passed an ordinance allowing hens to be kept in the backyards of residential areas. The issue prompted debate with many views for and against the issue presented. This story presents the idea of backyard chickens from the perspectives of several people who have owned them.



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