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 ...
Goats Employed to Clear Unwanted Homeless Campers from San Rafael
“You and I can’t even see ... All day long, the goats chomp away at what seemed to be an impenetrable wall. CBS reported that the goats will eat just about anything, including thick grass, thorny vines, and the trash. Happily, the project is working ...
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 ...
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."
Milk goats and beef fit together
Pelleboer puts 10-20 per cent more feed in front of them than they can actually eat. On a dairy goat-only operation, that excess food would go to waste, but on his farm the cattle eat the leftovers. “Contrary to what people think goats are really fussy ...