04/17/15 2:00pm
04/17/2015 2:00 PM
The New Hampshire chickens at Shinn Estate Vineyard in Mattituck lay their eggs in old wine barrels. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

The New Hampshire chickens at Shinn Estate Vineyard in Mattituck lay their eggs in old wine barrels. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

The USDA considers the popularity of raising chickens in backyard coops a “ growing phenomenon” across America.

The North Fork is no exception.

Read more about raising backyard chickens on northforker.com.