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Lets hear about the boys- what really happens to male calves on a dairy farm?

At the end of March I wrote a blog piece in response to an article published by the Guardian regarding dairy farming. It has been read by over 23,000 people from all over the world. 960 more words

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Nature Sound of the Month - April round-up

Last month, the nature sound of the month focused on animal life, asking you to focus your attention to the wildlife around you. Here is what has been captured: 65 more words

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A long awaited arrival

It seems both a life time and no time at all since I wrote about the beginnings of ‘Project Goat milk’. The dream has finally become a reality this month with the arrival of the goat kids. 817 more words

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Two Birds

Two Birds

H. Bradford


I remember that merciful boot that crushed the broken bird who struck the hospital window.

I remember those hunched shoulders overlooking the dead chicken, beheaded with a shovel. 114 more words


Nature Sound of the Month: Animal life

A huge thank you to everyone who took part in the challenge last month. I hope you’ve enjoyed capturing your sounds as much as I’ve enjoyed listening to them. 618 more words

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Lets get things straight....

Have you read the ‘Dairy is scary’ opinion piece from the Guardian? I have, and it has left an exceptionally bitter taste in my mouth. I can’t believe that such a poor piece of writing has been published under the Guardians name- albeit as an opinion piece. 1,781 more words

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On a Beach Walk: No. 3

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I like walking the beach. Walking is good for the mind, body, and soul – and refreshing on my feet.

Pelicans are on the water and in the sky searching food. 316 more words