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Johann the pig's udderly adorable new family

The Local Germany (6 October 2015)

For one plucky pig in Lower Saxony, mingling with his own species just didn’t appeal. The wild hog decided to make friends in higher places – by joining a herd of cows on a Göttingen farm. 209 more words

The Local Germany

We Grow Beef Because We Can't Grow Vegetables Here

A recent CNN article made a splash when it suggested it would be better for the environment for Americans to switch out beef for more chicken or pork. 876 more words


Woolly long horned cattle

I have never seen cattle with these characteristics before. They were large, curious and looked unkempt on account of their shaggy coat. But so strong and healthy. 64 more words


A success story

When 20-year-old Lyn Edwards stepped off the train at Marree in Australia’s Outback in 1975, her lovely new frock, platform shoes and white suitcase stood her out from the crowd. 659 more words

Banning nomadic cattle rearing, violation of 1999 constitution – Fulani chiefs

* Says banning centuries-old means of survival is like bringing Fulani clan into extinction
* We’re open for discussions on how they can do ranches – Afenifere… 30 more words


farm friday - new additions on the farm.

Please excuse my extended absence from blogging, as we’ve had some additions on our farm that are taking priority over my writing hobby.

It’s probably best to start with a recap of our additions as an introduction back to blogging . 687 more words

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