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Viewpoint - March 2, 2011

Guest opinion: Roadside spraying? Consider roadside goats

by Debbie Lehmann

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Posted by Jo, a resident of another community
on Mar 1, 2011 at 10:30 pm

Do goats destroy the plants by eating their roots?
How much methane do goats product "naturally"?

Posted by Old MP, a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Mar 2, 2011 at 2:46 pm

Um, a herd of goats on the side of the road. Really? Who or what is going to stop the goats from going into the street?

They already use goats up a Sharon Heights park...this is not a new idea for Menlo Park.