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Environment & Animal Life, Society

‘Green’ lawmowers in city parks slowly coming to Canada.

Although using farm animals to tend city parks is not uncommon in Europe, the idea is coming slowly to Canada A pilot project involving goats to reduce invasive weeds in Calgary, Alberta, parks has come to an end. The three »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, International, Politics

COOL: US imposed trade issue continues

It has been a long-standing international trade dispute pitting Canada and Mexico against the US and in spite of consistently losing at the World Trade Organization, the US, is still causing financial harm to a Canadian livestock sector. Begun in »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, International, Politics, Society

Goats for Calgary’s weeds?

Goats may be the solution for Calgary‘s rampant dandelions. The largest city in Alberta, has been challenged by weeds in the last few years. The bright yellow dandelion seems to be everywhere in June, taking over parks, and boulevards and »