urban farming http://kvpr.org en Bakersfield May Consider Backyard Chickens http://kvpr.org/post/bakersfield-may-consider-backyard-chickens <p>Bakersfield may become the latest California city to consider loosening laws against raising chickens in residential backyards.</p><p><em>The Bakersfield Californian</em> <a href="http://www.bakersfieldcalifornian.com/local/x2067067829/No-yoke-City-considers-allowing-chickens">reports</a> that the city's Legislative and Litigation Committee discussed the idea at a meeting on Tuesday. It's currently illegal to keep chickens in most residential areas in the city.</p> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 19:58:50 +0000 Joe Moore 4216 at http://kvpr.org Bakersfield May Consider Backyard Chickens