At Brant-Argyle School in Argyle, Man., the chicken club is not a tasty sandwich — it’s a program that teaches kids about raising chickens.
The school has received a conditional use variance that allows children to keep chickens in an outdoor coop in the schoolyard in the hamlet of Argyle, 40 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg.
Grade 5 student Matteo Simard is president of the Chicken Club. Simard, who helped make the school’s case in front of the rural municipality of Rockwood’s council, is a big fan of chickens. Read More…
Nov 30, 2015