If you’re not ready to raise chickens in your backyard, you could try your hand at another popular trend: urban beekeeping.
Verd started keeping bees three years ago, but his last colony didn’t survive the winter, so he started anew on Tuesday. We visited their farm to see what the “buzz” is all about.
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Note: This story first aired on “Chicago Tonight” on June 5.