Cali passes Prop 2; more humane treatment for farm animals

Many, many thanks and blessings to those working towards more humane treatment of our farm animals, and to those who voted to pass Proposition 2 in California. Read more about the issue here.

And yet more thanks to everyone who voted, regardless of stance on issues or personalities. Our country is in a world of economic and ecological hurt right now. May we begin the work of repair and healing.

[pic: our Ameraucanas. Pasture raised? Hell, they run the whole eight acres!]


  1. I read about this over at BYC (and it didn't seem too popular over there either,if I remember right.) Glad to hear it passed.


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