‘Backyard Chickens’ program offered by FSMG’s Posted in: News Dr. Gregory Archer, Ph.D., Texas A&M, will give a free program on raising backyard chickens at the Van Zandt County Library in Canton at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, May 16. The program is open to the public and there is no cost to attend. Dr. Archer is an Assistant Professor and Extension ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!