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Ducks on weed and insect patrol.

 
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I just read this article on how Japanese rice farmers use ducks to patrol the rice paddies, and how one enterprising Vermont farmer adapted the technique to his farm.

You may benefit from the article as well. Good luck! https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/rice-farming-with-ducks-aigamo
 
If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses - Henry Ford. Tiny ad:
Harvesting Rainwater for your Homestead in 9 Days or Less by Renee Dang
https://permies.com/wiki/206770/Harvesting-Rainwater-Homestead-Days-Renee
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