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Whilst the presentation and standard of the stock were very important to me, I was also keen to understand how the flock fitted into the whole farm business and assess its performance as a part of the overall commercial enterprise of the farm," he said.
The flock will, hopefully, move into your position as the birds investigate the "newcomer.
FEEDING TIME: Redwing eating apples in the garden IN FOCUS: A close up picture of a redwing STANDING PROUD: A close-up view of one of the fieldfares BIDING THEIR TIME: The flock of birds in Simon's tree
Entrepreneurs Louise McCann and Alwyn Roberts from Newborough have invested in a flock of 3,000 hens to supply a gap in the local market and their Anglesey Eggs are going down a storm, with plans to double the size of the flock
As a consequence, the flock cohesion call can be 24 dB louder than sentinel calls, corresponding to a range ~16 times greater (Backus 1977), and a detectable area 256 times larger.
By its flight path, each bird adds its personal input and helps guide the course of the flock.
1 -- color) Westside Union School District employees examine the flock of plastic flamingos on their lawn Tuesday -- all part of an American Cancer Society fundraiser.
Junior supporters can still join the Flock for the 2005/6 season, with membership priced at only pounds 25 for the whole year, including a host of benefits.
This approach will take longer to get the new genetics into the flock but is more reliable.
If they are active gay Christians, then they never were part of the flock.
The flock is so named for the 2,500-mile (4,000-kilometer) journey it makes every April and October between its wintering grounds at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) on the Gulf Coast of Texas and its nesting grounds at Wood Buffalo National Park in the Northwest Territories, Canada.
The adhesive application equipment was physically set-up to allow for a 10 second or 30 second adhesive flash prior to entering the flock unit.