Indonesian Village Takes Natural Approach to Pest Control

Clearing forests for farm fields makes room for crops, but often squeezes out natural predators that can help clear the fields of crop-eating rodents. After his neighbors tried unsuccessfully to get rid of the pests by smoking them out and hunting them, one farmer in Indonesia decided to try a natural approach: bringing back owls. Faith Lapidus has his story.

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