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Authorities: 10,000 Chickens Die In Michigan Barn Fire

Authorities say a barn fire in southern Michigan has killed about 10,000 chickens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2015

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Ann Arbor Residents Wouldn’t Need Neighbor Approval Under New Backyard Chicken Ordinance

The city clerk’s office has issued 110 5-year permits for backyard chickens since 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2015

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Rent-A-Chicken Business Hatches In Traverse City

It’s not out of the ordinary to rent things such as textbooks, power tools and designer dresses. But a chicken?

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2013

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Woman’s Effort To Keep Farm Animals Draws Support

A woman’s effort to keep goats, chickens, pot belly pigs and rabbits on her mid-Michigan property is drawing support from online donors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2013

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Doctor: ‘Chicken Shots’ Can Fight Arthritis Pain

Suffering from bad knees? You may not need to.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2012

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City Tables Issue, Wants Woman To Discuss Backyard Farm With Neighbors

After a three-hour hearing, city officials have decided to “butt out” of the debate over a Livonia woman’s pet chickens and goats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2012

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Neighbors Face Off Over Backyard Farm

”Let me keep my goats.” That’s what a Livonia woman will ask city officials at a zoning hearing Tuesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2012

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Neighbors Face Off Over Backyard Farm

The battle lines have been drawn in a Livonia neighborhood over a family’s chickens and goats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012


Backyard Chickens Now Legal In Ferndale

Ferndale residents will be allowed to keep up to three hens in their backyard under an ordinance approved by the City Council.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

Eggs From Recall-Linked Farms May Yet Hit Market

Millions of eggs from the Iowa farms at the heart of a massive salmonella recall are not destined for the garbage but for a table near you.