Monthly Archives: June 2021

A new motel chain? | No! This is a chicken coop!

Editor’s note: We thank our friend Harry Mills, Economic Development Director of Granville County, for this report, which will be of interest to all the chicken-tending County Compass readers.  BUTNER – Carolina Coops, a custom chicken coop manufacturer, will create 147 new jobs over three years in Granville County. The company will invest $2.1 million to locate a production facility in Butner.  Originally founded in Durham in 2009, Carolina Coops is a family-owned producer of superior, walk-in chicken coops and related accessories. The company designs, manufactures, and distribut…