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A new high-tech worker

This from the SJMN:
The latest contract workers at Network Appliance are . . . 200 goats. The goats have been brought in to devour 5 1/4 acres of thistle, a decidedly low tech way for the Sunnyvale high-tech company to trim the lawn.

Posted by Christopher Dorobek on Jul 22, 2005 at 12:14 PM


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