Carl Edgar Blake II has tried to breed the perfect pig — fatty and meaty, smooth and flavorful — he hopes will revolutionize an industry, and early reviews have been promising.
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Carl Edgar Blake, II, might be the world's first celebrity pig farmer. A big profile in the Times last month introduced him to people who might not regularly keep up on their Iowa pig news, and last night he hit The Colbert Report. Why's Baker famous? Well, the programmer turned farmer is trying to raise the world's most delicious pigs, cross-breeding Chinese and Russian...
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DONGHUI VILLAGE, China - The pig farmer was not in a good mood. Standing in front of barns that hold more than 500 pigs, the man with muck-splattered boots said he's been losing money as the p…
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The pig farmer was not in a good mood. Standing in front of barns that hold more than 500 pigs, the man with muck-splattered boots said he’s been losing money as the price of pork falls and the cost of feed and other supplies climb.
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REDLANDS -- Robert Newman plans to mix things up in the 2014 gubernatorial election. "We will be stepping on some of the biggest toes in the world," said Lawrence Hebron, Newman's campaign manager, referring to Republicans, Democrats, unions and business leaders.
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His character in Emmerdale is currently struggling with the fact that he's just become a secret father.
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Ronald “Ron” William Zak, 68, passed away in his sleep at home on Wednesday, March 13, 2013, in Charlotte, North Carolina. He was born August 28, 1944, to Robert and Joan Zak in Cleveland. Ron was an avid sports fan, who enjoyed music, reading and spending time with his granddaughters. He was a long-time member of ...Read More
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Meanwhile, in Emmerdale, Paddy tells Rhona that she has to pick him or Vanessa
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A retired 99-year-old pig farmer says labor 'keeps you moving.'
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FridayPigskin Pig-OutThe Pigskin Pig-Out is this week, with most events scheduled today through Sunday featuring a Pig Cookin’ Contest, live music and entertainment, barbecue plates, games and the Purple/Gold spring football game in the area surrounding the school’s Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.
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