Cheerleading for chickens

By Pam Boyd

GYPSUM — Denver Broncos Von Miller, a poultry science major at Texas A&M, is probably the biggest chicken fan in the state of Colorado.But if there was chicken super fan crown for folks from the Eagle Valley, Anne Coequyt would definitely be in the running. However, judging by the turnout at the Gypsum Town Council meeting earlier this week, Coequyt would have lots of competition.Dozens of chicken supporters responded to a plea from Coequyt to attend the meeting and crowded the Gypsum Town Hall last Tuesday. They implored the community’s leaders to reconsider Gypsum’s backyard poultry ban.Backyard chickens have been …

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