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  • Chickens: The ultimate spring accessory

    Classes, orders for chickens fill up PORTLAND — Paris Farmers Union will receive 800 live chickens next month, and some of them may end up in a backyard near you. "We've seen a great increase in orders for chickens," said Clint Farnham, manager of...

  • p-chickens City Hall prepares for peep show; Council to rule on urban chickens

    PORTLAND — The City Council is expected to decide next week whether residents will be allowed to raise chickens in their backyards.

  • Don't be chicken

    I encourage the Portland City Council to support the proposed ordinance to allow backyard chickens. I understand the vote is Feb. 18, and I hope the measure passes unanimously. Our family has had backyard chickens and it was a great experience for many reasons: we enjoyed fresh organic eggs ...

  • p-chickens-011409 Panel lays chicken proposal in council's lap

    PORTLAND — Residents may soon be allowed to keep up to six live chickens per household, provided they have the right amount of space.