- enable local residents to extend their backyard gardening with the production of eggs or honey for their personal consumption,
- reduce greenhouse gases,
- improve biodiversity
- enhance residents’ connection to nature, and
- gain feedback from participants, neighbours and the community on the program.
The whole family can participate in keeping hens in your backyard and enjoy the fresh eggs your hens will produce!
Learn everything you need to know about keeping bees in your backyard – and look forward to that delicious, fresh honey!
Use the online and in-person resources to learn all about hen keeping and beekeeping as part of the City of Leduc pilot project.
Want to get closer to nature, extend your backyard gardening – and have fresh eggs or honey for you and your family? Attend this free information session to learn more about the City of Leduc's Backyard Hens and Bees Pilot Program.