Sheep grazing on the grounds of the Paris Archives
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'Lawnmower sheep' enlisted to graze grass in Paris' public spaces

Paris city council has launched a pilot project that if successful will see sheep replacing lawnmowers in the French capital's public spaces.

Supporters of the initiative say that the sheep offer an environmentally-friendly alternative to mechanical lawnmowers.

Iain Smith reports.

  • 04 Apr 2013
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