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Tilia Cordata (Linden species)

Large tree with edible leaves, flowers, nutlets. Good all around tree for people and livestock

Linden is a fast growing tree reaching 100 ft when full grown. Leaves are good additional green in salads. Flowers make a delicious tea. Nutlets have been compared to chocolate. Tilia Cordata (Little Leaf Linden) hardy to zone 4. This tree is a very good bee attractant. Linden honey is of high value.
Saturday, February 08, 2014/Author: Annie M/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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CHICKENS: feed value of alternative grains

Protein, fat and amino acid values of various, common grains

This article from the University of Kentucky compares feed values and limitations of various grains.

GRAINS USED IN POULTRY DIETS

Grains are the main ingredient used in poultry diets to supply energy. A variety of different grains have been used, based primarily on the location. Corn is more commonly used most of the United States while wheat and barley are more common in Canada and parts of Europe. Sorghum is often used in the southern states as well as Africa. 

Thursday, January 30, 2014/Author: Annie M/Number of views (21783)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Rabbits

I think rabbits are way better than chickens, as long as they do not get loose!
Wednesday, April 17, 2013/Author: Earthchild/Number of views (21834)/Comments (1)/ Article rating: No rating
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