Posts Tagged ‘eggs’

Raising Backyard Chickens (video)

Raising Backyard Chickens (video)

Naomi Montacre, co-founder of Naomi’s Organic, shares some of her expert knowledge on raising backyard chickens.

Humane Egg Production Practices Reform Legislation

Humane Egg Production Practices Reform Legislation

An odd alliance forms between two very different eggs that may just lead to improved conditions for egg laying chickens.

Coming Next: The Whole Egg

Coming Next: The Whole Egg

Coming next week on Food.Farmer.Earth

Front Yard Farming: Are You Ready for a Solar Powered Chicken Coop?

Front Yard Farming: Are You Ready for a Solar Powered Chicken Coop?

September 08, 2011 Here I am working on replacing my lawn with edibles and along comes this nifty idea: a front yard chicken coop. But wait, it’s designed to improve my front lawn as the chickens feed, forage, scratch, and fertilize the ground. Can I have a lawn and grow food too? It’s a solar […]

Chickens and Goats in Urban Backyards

Chickens and Goats in Urban Backyards

February 28, 2011 An ordinance to make it easier to raise food producing animals (FPAs) in the city of Denver is under consideration. While various city committees review the proposed ordinance (PDF), the director of Denver Urban Homesteaders, James Bertini, is working on a ballot initiative to let the citizens of Denver vote on the […]