Hello have a lot of ?. I live in chicago atm, we bought aprox 20 acres near the town of effingham il 2 years ago. I am retiring next june, and I need to keep myself busy. I have done a bit of research on which animals I should get, but I would like to get animals most other people don't have. I am not trying to make money off of these animals just keeping myself busy. My land mostly consists of woods, but I do have aprox 4 acres or more of pasture. any advice is greatly appreciated. I am considering alpacas and possibly ostrich besides chickens and goats. If this is crazy sounding please let me know. Thanks.
Nothing sounds crazy to me anymore! We're in Ohio and someone up the road from us has emus, exotic cattle (possible zebu), and a ZEBRA!
Sounds like you have a great place to set up for pigs!
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