Weed-eating goats are baaaack in Bear Creek Regional Park
A herd of 500 goats arrived in Bear Creek Regional Park on Oct. 26, and they’ll stay there through the following weekend munching on weeds and poisonous plants.
Lani Malmberg and her son, Donny Benz, co-owners of Goat Green, are leading the eco-friendly effort in its 20th year. (We ran a profile on Malmberg, a self-proclaimed “gypsy goat herder,” a few years ago.)
The herd will munch through 20 acres of the park surrounding the Charmaine Nymann Community Garden, according to a statement from El Paso County.…Original Source: Colorado Springs Independent