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First Harvest & World Okapi Day

In July, we launched our farm initiative, which aims to establish a more sustainable food supply for the orphan gorillas at GRACE (see blog post for more). We are very excited to announce that we just harvested our first crop: elephant grass! Elephant grass (Pennisetum purpureum) is a
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A farm to feed gorillas

We’re very excited to announce that we are starting a farm! As the number of gorillas at GRACE increases and the gorillas grow larger in size, the amount of vegetation required to meet their dietary needs also increases. GRACE is located in natural Grauer’s gorilla habitat
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