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Retired from fed job and raising goats for years.
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Started racing goats years ago to clear multi flora rose from overgrown pastures on farm for horses. We have had over 200 head at times and they have a great job but now are under 100 head and just 2 mules. I also have a degree in Forest Mgt.
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