500 Chickens in Madisonville is a partner project with 500 Gardens in Madisonville jointly dedicated to strengthening our community’s food sources, one chicken keeper at a time.
The goal is to get 500 laying hens in Madisonville. Fresh eggs along with fresh veggies to increase the food access in Madisonville. We’ve created a nifty Chickenkeepers Map that highlights where the flocks are in the neighborhood.
Want to know more about becoming a chickenkeeper? This link a will give you all the details you need to know about our process. Here is how you sign up. If you’re only interested in fostering baby chicks for the first 10 weeks, but not ready to keep a flock permanently, please be sure to let us know.