City Chickens

New York City Backyards Welcome Chickens and Bees

Date: 
07/25/2014
From: 
New York Times

 NYC residents talk about how they are embracing local, sustainable agriculture in their backyards through chicken keeping & bee keeping.

Just Food Stories: Episode 2 - Gregory Anderson & Lauren Brown

Date: 
01/16/2014
From: 
Heritage Radio Network

Lauren Brown, Coordinator of the Cypress Hills Community Gardens, & Greg Anderson, City Farms Program Manager at Just Food, give some guidelines about bringing chickens to your community.

Bronx Chickens Get on Twitter to Spread Healthy Food Message

Date: 
09/05/2012
From: 
DNA Info

Even chickens tweet; 15 hens at a Bronx coop use Twitter to get kids excited about food, health and local agriculture. 

The Rooster Sings Again...in the Garden (Spanish Article)

Date: 
10/18/2011
From: 
Silvana Santiago

 Argentine, Pablo Martinez, raises chickens in Bronx, NY. Distributing to local purveyors and reaching customers across NYC.

Build it Yourself: Backyard Chicken Coops

Date: 
06/07/2012
From: 
Audubon Magazine

The growing locavore and organic food trends has extended to backyard chicken farming, filling Just Food's chicken workshops.

The Chicken and the City (Spanish article)

City Chicken Projects