Category Archives: animal relations

Wild Duckling Survival

Every time the Mallard comes into view I can’t help but check to see if all four ducklings are with her. Today, again, I sigh in relief to see them all present.  Continue reading

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The Method Is The Mindset

After all these years of the most gentle approach possible, I seem to be shedding the hairshirt of idealism that has always made gardening so difficult. It’s pretty obvious that these methods are easier. Much, much easier. Continue reading

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Turning Pumpkins Into Milk & Eggs

Jack-o-lanterns have another use. Continue reading

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Goose Gone

Louise the lovesick goose is gone. Continue reading

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Goose Advice For Honda

What Honda can learn from it’s most dedicated fan, Louise the goose. Continue reading

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Goose and Honda: A Love Story

He’s from an assembly plant. She’s from an egg. Can they make it work? Continue reading

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More Birds = More What?

Attracting more songbirds results in more of something. What? Continue reading

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Isabelle’s Life: Gently Raising Dairy Cows

The life every cow deserves. That’s Isabelle’s life. Read about her life on Bit of Earth Farm. Continue reading

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Cover Girl Cow

Cow gets more than her 15 minutes of fame. Continue reading

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Helping Honeybees

How to understand and help honeybees. Continue reading

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