Feeding the Locavores, One Chicken at a Time: Regulating Backyard Chickens


Urban Livestock

This article from the Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series reviews trends in urban chicken-keeping ordinances. It examines federal and state government regulation, nuisance law and restrictive covenants, and zoning and other local controls used to regulate backyard chickens.

Jurisdiction: County
Topic: Food Systems
Taxonomy Master Topics: Food Systems Policy
Format: Knowledgebase Resource
Knowledgebase Resource Categories: Article