Thursday, November 10, 2011

Citizen group eggs on Sycamore to allow personal hens


Domenighini and her organization Sycamore Citizens for Backyard Chickens will host a public screening of the documentary “Mad City Chickens” at 6:30 p.m. today in the Sycamore Public Library in an effort to gain support for allowing residents to have hens in city limits.

The documentary focuses on Madison, Wis., and its decision to allow chickens within the city. The film highlights the perks of owning a chicken, including the production of fresh eggs, fertilizer for gardens, pest control and its role as a family pet that can teach responsibility

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