A Newport, R. I., Estate Strives to Save Rare Livestock Breeds by Freezing Them

The SVF foundation has preserved thousands of heritage farm animals by freezing their semen and embryos in liquid nitrogen. Should a disease epidemic or other disaster hit the handful of common, highly inbred breeds we now rely upon for food, this “frozen ark” containg such agricultural misfits as Tennessee Fainting Goats, Oreo Cattle, California Variagated Mutant Sheep and 15 other endangered varieties might save modern animal husbandry. Here’s a link to my article in the January 5 New York Times Dining Section:


Post to Twitter

1 comment

  1. http://i066.radikal.ru/1001/38/f22daff34e6d.jpg

    where to buy electronic cigarette
    where to buy electronic cigarettes in murfreesboro tn where to buy eve cigarette where to buy fake cigarettes
    where to buy herbal cigarette
    where to buy herbal cigarettes where to buy herbal cigaretts where to buy native cigarettes online
    where to buy nicotine free cigarettes
    where to buy non fsc cigarettes where to buy non-fsc cigarettes where to buy online cigarettes
    where to buy quest cigarettes
    where to buy tax free cigarettes where to buy taxed cigarettes in nys online where to buy the cheapest cigarettes
    where to buy wave cigarettes
    where to buy wave cigaretts where to order authentic japanese cigarettes where to order cigarettes online
    who to buy cigarettes online
    wholesale cigarettes money order wholesale cigarettes with a money order will smokers buy price value cigarettes
    you buy cheap cigarettes
    you buy duty free cigarettes zibb cigarettes buy 100 buy cigarette marlboro
    11 buy cigarette marlboro
    18 to buy cigarettes 19 to buy cigarettes 21 to buy cigarettes
    able to buy cigarettes
    age buy cigarettes age for buying cigarettes age for buying cigarettes smoking people
    age for buying cigarettes smoking years
    age limit for buying cigarettes age limit to buy cigarettes age to buy cigarette

Leave a Reply