marc at aculink.net marc at aculink.net
Sat Dec 22 21:45:00 EST 2001

In a pastured poultry setup the poultry is kept inside of
cages that are moved every day. Weasels cannot gain access
unless the cages are not built and managed properly.

Perhaps you are thinking of "free range" poultry.

Ark Valley Farms

sunnfarm at netscape.net wrote:
> 40 years ago we lost most all of our pastured poultry flock to varmints which is why I have forever been an opponent of pastured poultry, but back then leg hold traps were common and legal and did a good job of catching varmints, yes I know these traps are cruel and inhumane, but so is a weasel eating your defenceless peeps...Bob.
> Sunny Meadow Farm
> Bridgeton, NJ...

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