Olympia may allow backyard chicken farming

1/8/2013 9:15 AM
By Associated Press

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Olympia residents would be able to raise chickens, ducks, rabbits, and even a couple of small goats in their backyards under an urban farming measure the city council is considering Tuesday night.

Mayor Stephen Buxbaum says it's a fun way to grow your own food.

The Olympian reports (http://bit.ly/ZCGE5A) urban farmers would be able to sell food from their homes.

___

Information from: The Olympian, http://www.theolympian.com


Do U.S. consumers really need country of origin labeling on farm products?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure

User Submitted Photos

View photos      Submit your photos

3/26/2015 | Last Updated: 5:45 PM