05 May '12, 2am

County Run Park Sells Animals for Slaughter | Care2 Causes

County Run Park Sells Animals for Slaughter | Care2 Causes

Longstreet Farm in Monmouth County, New Jersey gives the appearance of a bucolic slice in time. Run by the Monmouth County Park System in the manner of a farm from the 1890s, it is intended to be an educational experience for county residents and others who wish to visit. “The site is maintained as a living historical farm with the purpose of interpreting the agricultural activities in Monmouth County’s rural past This interpretation includes the breeds of animals and crops raised at this site in the 1890′s,” according to the Longstreet Farm website . Volunteers, called interpreters, dress in period costumes and go about agricultural and seasonal farm activities in the way people did in 1890. Mules are used to plow the fields and cows are milked by hand. But there’s a side to Longstreet Farm the public may not be aware of. The animals are bred twice a year and the piglets,...

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nparks.gov.sg 05 May '12, 4am

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Ian Somerhalder Calls on Netizens to Save the Planet | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 04 May '12, 6pm

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Strangling Puppies and Guillotining Sheep: Not Art | Care2 Causes

Strangling Puppies and Guillotining Sheep: Not ...

care2.com 04 May '12, 7pm

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care2.com 06 May '12, 11pm

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Dishwashing Cat! (Video) | Care2 Causes

care2.com 05 May '12, 11pm

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Japan Shuts Down Nuclear Power On Children's Day | Care2 Causes

Japan Shuts Down Nuclear Power On Children's Da...

care2.com 05 May '12, 6pm

Hundreds of people today marched through Tokyo waving fish-shaped banners , a symbol of the anti-nuclear movement, to cele...

'The Cove' Town Plans Marine Park | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 05 May '12, 11pm

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Tim Hortons Announces Move To End Caged Hens and Sow Stalls | Care2 Causes

Tim Hortons Announces Move To End Caged Hens an...

care2.com 05 May '12, 12am

Canada’s favorite coffee and doughnut stop is joining Burger King and McDonalds in the move toward more humane treatment o...

Dispatches From The War On Women: Let's Make It One Big Texas! | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 04 May '12, 10am

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1,000 Reasons to Trust Women | Care2 Causes

1,000 Reasons to Trust Women | Care2 Causes

care2.com 06 May '12, 2am

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Parents with Cerebral Palsy Can Keep Baby | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 06 May '12, 5am

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GOP To States: Stop Looking For Poor Children To Insure! | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 05 May '12, 4am

For many poor children — and their families — the ability to access health care has literally meant the difference between...

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care2.com 08 May '12, 10am

Congressional Republicans are heading into the 2012 election by doubling down on largess to their two favorite special int...