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Juxtaposed on opposite pages of the BBC International newspaper were two stories, “..thousands of people (in Seoul, South Korea) protesting against resumption of U.S. beef imports...” and “The U.S. announced that it will send half a million tons of food aid to North Korea.”

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Last issue, I shared some ideas about how to write an autobiography. This issue, I would like to continue on the same subject by pointing out a few techniques that will help your writing to be more interesting.

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Sometimes birds can be a nuisance. I don’t care if they are blackbirds, pigeons, seagulls, starlings or guinea hens.

Starlings have always been a problem for feedlots. They eat a lot of grain, besides desecrating the feed bunks. One particular afternoon when I was having visions of Alfred Hitchcock’s movie, I sent one of the feedlot hands to town to get some replicas of owls. I had read that decoy owls would scare off birds. I left that afternoon before he returned.

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Sheryl Crow, a popular pop singer, made headlines in 2007 by proposing a method to waste less natural resources. It made us cowboys look environmentally ahead of our time.

A purist global warming star said we should use less paper

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I am on assignment in Russia for two weeks. I will write three articles about this assignment; this is the first one.

For this article, I am writing about the assignment itself … why I am here, what I hope to accomplish and some general comments about the area of interest.

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Forage and feed costs may soon exceed 70 percent of the operational costs of your dairy.

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