Michelle Brewer, right, said raising chickens has become a family affair, with all of her children taking an active role in caring for the birds that they raise for fresh eggs and for show. She’s pictured with three of her four children, Hailey, 16, Luke, 12 and Jordan, three. Brewer and several other chicken owners are urging the Planning and Zoning Commission to relax the current one chicken per acre limit.
Raising chickens has become a family affair for Michelle Brewer. They have chickens they raise to produce eggs, and chickens they raise for show, all kept in neat, well-maintained coops on their two plus acres near Little Mount.