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Emu Jumps Fence, Escapes From Farm When Noise Spooks Bird

An emu jumped a fence and escaped from a farm in North Carolina when it was spooked by a loud piece of farm equipment.


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Researchers Find Pesticides May Increase Chances Of Having Autistic Child

A recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.


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Farmer Suffers Attack From Rabid Half-Ton Cow

An area farmer is lucky to be alive after living through an attack by one of his 900-pound cows.