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Aug 9, 2021

We don’t usually read book excerpts for our audio articles, but this one was too fun to pass up. Learn about landraces and how to preserve them by looking at the guinea hog. This is the audio version of an article from the September/October 2021 issue of Grit magazine.

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Jul 7, 2021

John Flocchini of Durham Ranch in Wyoming chats with us about raising bison, and their benefits to the land.

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Jun 18, 2021

Poitou Donkeys have a long history in Europe as sturdy and good-tempered draft animals. They are now an endangered breed, with a few breeders working to preserve these strong, shaggy donkeys. This is the audio version of an article from the July/August 2021 issue of Grit magazine.

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Apr 13, 2021

A professional shearer shares the ins and outs of at-home wool removal, setting you up for a safe, humane experience every time. This is the audio version of an article from the May/June 2021 issue of Grit magazine

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Mar 2, 2021

Welcome to this episode of Hack’s Hacks, a series of podcasts with Oscar “Hank” Will III, a man of many talents and a lifelong love of farming, animal husbandry, science, and DIY. Hank and Carla chat about Hank’s adventures with sheep, hairy sheep, cute sheep, fascinating sheep.


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