Want To Be A Chicken Farmer? Try It Before You Commit

August 07, 2013
Three chickens foraging in grass.

Backyard chickens on the hunt in Urbana, IL.

Lisa Bralts

The idea of raising backyard chickens has become very popular. But people who follow through on the idea don't always know what they are getting into. So a few companies are letting would-be chicken farmers try out the experience — for a fee.

Story source: NPR