I apologize for the delay in any updates, life has been busy and my internet a little spotty.
This ran in the Sparks Tribune a few days ago:
It's a favorable article, but there is a misprint; the recommended setback for both a coop and beehive will be 5 feet, not 10.
The agricultural code is a small bit of the entire city code update, which will hopefully go before the city council soon, no date set yet. At that point, they will vote wether or not to move forward to the research stage (impact studies, etc). After that will come the vote to approve or not.