hens

How young can you be to lawfully hunt?

This is not a trick question. Like my dad with me whenever he went hunting, I was chomping at the bit to go along. I flat out couldn't wait to put a pheasant on the table, to g ...

Spring pig hunts offered in Yolo County; turkey season opens March 30

Yolo County is just across the river so you can go pig hunting at Bobcat Ranch on a single tank of gas. The hunts, eight of them, will be offered by the California Department of F ...

Some people are just jealous

I have noticed a lot of letters belittling Dee Nann?s letter to the editor a couple of weeks ago (?Bring back our country,? Reader Input, June 10). I agree with her on several thin ...

Hunting opens this weekend in Balance of State Zone

The Department of Fish and Game has estimated more than 50,000 shotgunners visited the fields in 2010, hoping to bag a duck or goose for the dinner table.The northeastern zone for ...

Placer County supes give support to urban chicken raising

Placer County supervisors made it easier Tuesday for most homeowners to have up to six chickens. No roosters, guinea hens and peahens will be allowed under a zoning amendment appr ...

Hen ordinance poorly timed

The recent parade of biased information provided to the Municipal Advisory Council was an attempt to bamboozle the members into blindly voting in favor of allowing hens in single-f ...

Don’t order the hens just yet

The current Placer County proposal to allow three hens on single family and now multi-family residential parcels is well-intended but seriously flawed. Without input from the age ...

Hens may come home to roost

Placer County Planning Department is proposing a zoning amendment to allow three hens (no roosters, hen peacocks or guinea hens) in residential single-family neighborhoods with an ...

Hen court case deserves squawk

Life as an American can be an interesting endeavor. At this current time, in our land of the free, I am being taken to court by Placer County because I have three hens in my back y ...