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High protein game bird and chick starter feed now available!

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High protein game bird and chick starter feed now available!

Sweeny Feed Mill and Heritage Acres Market LLC have worked together to bring you two excellent starter feed choices. Due to a shortage of high quality, high protein starter feed available in the Southern Colorado area, we worked together to create a 26% and 30% non-medicated starter feed. Milled on site at Sweeny's Feed Mill, these starters are excellent for quail, guinea fowl, game bird, turkey and more. 26% starter is $17.50 for 50 lbs 30% starter is $18.50 for 50 lbs Don't forget to mention Heritage Acres for this pricing! Free home delivery available! For more information, please contact Devin with Sweeny's...

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Calling All Instructors!

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Calling All Instructors!

  We are looking for instructors! We are hoping to add a rich variety of courses to the Pueblo and Pueblo West area. In an effort to offer many topics, we need many instructors!Topics including: Gardening, backyard poultry, beekeeping, canning, candle making, goats, vermiculture, composting, essential oils, yoga, and other homestead/hobby farm/related classes. We will provide the advertising and facility. We just need you! Interested in sharing your knowledge and making a little extra money? Please contact us!

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Poultry, Fowl and Farm Animal Laws for Pueblo County, Colorado

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Poultry, Fowl and Farm Animal Laws for Pueblo County, Colorado

Listed below are the farm animal laws for Pueblo City, Pueblo West, and the Reserve in Pueblo West. All laws listed here are as of February 2017. Please note that this is not intended for legal advise and the laws may have changed. Please review the included links to verify information. Pueblo City Sec. 11-4-32. - Nuisances; certain fowl and animals. (a)It is hereby declared to be a nuisance, and it shall be unlawful and a municipal offense for any person to suffer or permit any chicks, chickens, geese, ducks or turkeys, or any hare or hares, rabbit or rabbits, or cavy or...

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Pueblo Colorado City Bee Hive Law

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Pueblo Colorado City Bee Hive Law

In Pueblo City, up to two beehives may be kept on a property as of May 19, 2016. No laws were found for Pueblo West, Pueblo County, etc. Per the Pueblo City Code of Ordinances:  Sec. 11-4-33. - Prohibited animals. (a) It is hereby declared to be a nuisance, and it shall be unlawful and a municipal offense for any person to keep, pasture or maintain in the City any wild animal... Sec. 11-1-405. - Nuisances. (a) Definitions. As used in this Section: (2) Wild or dangerous animal shall mean and include any and all species of: (i) poisonous reptiles; (ii) lizards belonging...

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FREE Honeybee Swarm Removal!

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FREE Honeybee Swarm Removal!

It's almost that time of year, so be sure to save our phone number...We are offering free honeybee swarm removal in Pueblo county & surrounding areas! Honeybees swarm from about April- July. These swarms make large clumps of bees similar to those seen in the photos. We can only remove them if they have clumped up like these pictures. Please note we will only remove honeybees. We will not remove wasps or bumblebees. Additionally, the bees will not be killed. Instead they will be given a loving home and will be cared for. Free services are for honeybee swarms located...

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