In this Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 photo, a chicken stands by three eggs in a portable chicken coop owned by Sandy Schmidt, in Silver Spring, Md. "Eat local" is the foodie mantra, and nothing is more local... more 
In this Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 photo, a chicken stands by three eggs in a portable chicken coop owned by Sandy Schmidt, in Silver Spring, Md. "Eat local" is the foodie mantra, and nothing is more local than an egg from your own backyard. More and more urban and suburban dwellers are deciding to put up a coop and try chicken farming. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Charles Dharapak
Mon, Aug 19, 2013 9:21 AM EDT