Of Coups and Coops: “Hattie Carthan” Brings Chickens to North

By Yonnette Fleming Livestock breeding and farming has been practiced by the women in my family for years. According to my grandmother’s accounts (a woman who raised hundreds of chickens at a time for consumption in her village of Berbice, Guyana, South America), when the women in our family�got married, they were given five live […]Read More