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Animal Predators

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When it comes to animal predators, my husband and I take different approaches. I figure it’s my job to keep my ranch animals safe with fences, coops or other secure enclosures. He figures it’s his job to eliminate the predators. … Continue reading

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Bear Proof

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Some people who live in the country only deal with the small predators like foxes, or the aerial predators like hawks. Of course, we have those, but we also have the fun (she said with tongue firmly in cheek) of … Continue reading

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Chickens: Free-Range Vs. Confinement

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Free-range chickens and eggs are a big deal in the organic and local food movements. Part of it is the marketing concept — chickens grazing on pastures dotted with wildflowers make an appealing picture that lends itself to advertising. Since … Continue reading

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