[LMB] Sorry, Cordelia! Here, have a real steak.
marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Sun Sep 26 19:49:33 BST 2021
On Sun, 26 Sep 2021 03:01:30 +0000, Pat Mathews <mathews55 at msn.com>
>A lot of land used for animals isn't fit for agriculture. The Dust Bowl proved that. Twice. Some of the High Plains grasslands would be ruined if put under the plow.
>The problem is, people tend to think an acre is an acre, whether in Wyoming or Nevada, and as a former Southwesterner, I'm here to tell you that just..ain't...so.
"Farming looks easy when you're a thousand miles from the cornfield and
your plow is a pencil."
People who have tried it, tell me that a clear conscience makes you
very happy and contented; but a full stomach does the business quite
as well, and is cheaper, and more easily obtained.
- Jerome K. Jerome
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