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The cycles of life: Humane slaughtering and butchering

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 7-8

WHERE: Wild Abundance in Barnardsville

HOW MUCH: Early bird tickets are available through Oct. 17 on a sliding scale — $150-$300; Oct. 18-Nov. 5, tickets are $175-$350

DETAILS: Class size is limited. Directions to the location are provided upon registration. A hide-tanning workshop that will allow students to turn a raw deerskin into wearable leather will be offered Friday-Sunday, Nov. 13-15. For more information or to register for either class, contact Wild Abundance at or visit

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