Agriculture & Farming

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Removal of Rooster Spurs

Do you own chickens? If so, you are probably aware of what a rooster spur is. In the photo it shows my head rooster proudly strutting his stuff. Note the spurs sticking out the sides of his legs. Roosters have spurs for protection. They use them to...

Leicester Longwool. Source: http://www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/sheep/leicesterlongwool/index.htm

Rare and Endangered Sheep Breeds

Heritage sheep breeds are good choices for small flocks because they are typically hardier and more self-sufficient than many commercial breeds. Unfortunately, many heritage breeds are now rare. Keeping a flock of heritage sheep not only offers the...