The Massachusetts chapter of the Northeast Organic Farming Association. NOFA/Mass welcomes everyone who cares about food, where it comes from and how it’s grown

Growing Organically Since 1982

Urban Poultry

Backyard Chickens in Massachusetts

Raising your own chickens in urban or suburban neighborhoods is becoming more and more popular.

For those who eat eggs and meat, there is no fresher, more healthy and nutritious source than organically fed poultry raised under the personal attention of the owner.

The additional benefits of poultry-raising are also attractive:

If you discover or create items which would help people wanting to raise backyard chickens, we would be pleased to add them to our website. Just contact


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