Extension - Urban Poultry
As shown in the news articles below, there has been an increased interest in keeping chickens, even in the city.
The fight for raising backyard chickens in the city - GRIT, May/June 2010
The craze for urban farming - Newsweek Magazine, November 7, 2008
University of Kentucky publication: Urban Poultry
RULES AND REGULATIONS
A common question is "Can I keep chickens where I live?" The answer varies considerably depending on where you live. You need to check federal, state, city and local ordinances.
LINKS OF INTEREST
YouTube video: Urban chicken farmer in New Orleans
Raising chickens at home (Home Advisor)