Goats descend on San Rafael, eat vegetation prone to homeless fires
He said the goats are staying occupied by the dense vegetation. "They brought in large goats that are tall so they can chomp on things and browse real high," Buscher said. "They put them in a one-acre temporary pen and as they eat they move that pen along."
That Honeydew Melon Looks Good, but Does Anyone Eat It?
Every time I see a fruit platter at a hotel or a conference, I ask myself the same question: Where does all this honeydew melon come from, and does anyone actually want to eat it ... buffets means a lot of honeydew waste. “I trashed more mass in honeydew ...
Silver Threads: Here today, goat tomorrow
One of my pet peeves is the weeds and trash in the fence along the unused Brechtel golf course on Behrman Highway; I was envisioning a goat cleanup along the road until I read that these animals don’t really eat trash ... And I can’t go away without ...
U. researchers use fecal transplants to help rats eat toxic plants
Researchers at the University of Utah studied the effect that fecal transplants had on woodrats who had lost the ability to eat toxic creosote bushes. “There's been big interest in getting sheep and goats to ... but there really hasn’t been a thorough ...
VCU study: Do kids eat or trash healthy lunch items?
WASHINGTON -- You can lead a kid to veggies, fruits and whole grains, but you can't make a kid eat them. A Virginia Commonwealth ... "As a scientist, I wondered: How much plate waste is really happening? Are kids really throwing away the lunches?"