Monday, November 19, 2007

Club Pollo Brings Chickens to School

A private school in Annapolis, Maryland, has started a chicken club for students to learn about raising chickens, including lessons about how their small scale chicken operation differs from the industrial chicken farms raising most food chickens in this country. They call themselves "Club Pollo" and the program includes slaughtering the chickens in winter, with the exception of a few students who've decided to seek homes for their favorite birds. Read more at