Have a problem with weeds? Not to worry, just bring in the goats to eat them! That's exactly what the City of Boulder is doing to control noxious weeds.
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Goats have been used effectively by the city for more than a decade as a control for many different weed species. “They can get into difficult areas and eat even prickly weeds before eating the grasses,” said Joy Master, conservation ecologist for Boulder Parks and Recreation.
The goats will be utilized at the following city-managed properties: