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  • From: mIEKAL aND <>
  • To: North American Fruit Explorers <>
  • Subject: Re: [NAFEX] Safe and effective herbicide
  • Date: Sun, 31 Aug 2003 11:09:34 -0700

we've used goats to clear cut poison ivy, they love it & are not affected by the rhus toxin. my pygmy goat prefers burdock & thistle second only to styrofoam...


On Sunday, August 31, 2003, at 08:46 AM, R. Keith Etheridge wrote:

In central Illinois, I have found no plant material that a goat won't eat.Probably giant ragweed is their favorite.To make them a selective herbicide you need a good fence charger.Also all vegetative material becomes an organic fertilizer when eaten a nd excreted by a goat.
zone 5b

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