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Medicine Hat’s Newest Bed & Breakfast: For Goats

By Mo Cranker, Medicine Hat News, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

For the next week or so, Police Point Park will be home to the city’s newest bed and breakfast. The only catch is that you need to be a goat to stay and eat. The park is hosting around 200 goats with the goal of fighting leafy spurge, an invasive weed that is common in the area.

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Quadra Island Farmers Fight Food Insecurity With Their Flock

National Observer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

Goats are an overlooked tool in the arsenal for rural, isolated communities to improve their resiliency during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a pair of farmers from a remote island in British Columbia.

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