Food | Chicken coops and fresh eggs are the latest trend in urban farming
by Sophia Lee
Posted 3/19/13, 10:10 am
After a long day, Mike Scott has something to look forward to.
Often he sits back with a glass of wine in his 1920s Spanish-style home, watching eight chickens scuttle and peck around his verdant backyard while the sun sets over the hazy Los Angeles cityscape. The chickens’ routine is oddly comforting.
“It’s not just the children,” Scott said, gazing down at his flock. “The adults get mesmerized while watching the chickens, too.”