Weed-sniffing dogs on the farm

Businessman Jim Peters has turned dogs’ highly sensitive sense of smell to the problem of invasive weeds, says Farm Journal. “Dogs can find the much smaller weeds before they pollinate and spread,” Peters told the magazine. He uses two dogs for the work: Charlie, a border collie-blue heeler mix, and Jojo, a red heeler mix. “They’re starting… » Read More

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