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June 8, 2011
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Allen Widman mixes feed for his chickens, while his dogs, Birdy and Hoodoo wait for a ride in Widman’s Mule utility vehicle, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash. Widman operates Palouse Pastured Poultry.

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Reed Widman, 3, likes to keep his hands in the family business. His parents, Allen and Emmy Widman operate Palouse Pastured Poultry near Rosalia, Wash.

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Allen and Emmy Widman spends a few moments between farm duties with their children, Reed, 3 and Sonia, 10 months, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash.

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Allen Widman drives a batch of feed for his chickens to storage containers, while his son, Reed, keeps an eye on the operation, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash.

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Young, organic-raised chicks huddle together under a heat lamp at Allen and Emmy Widman’s Palouse Pastured Poultry farm, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash. Widman operates Palouse Pastured Poultry.

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Young, organic-raised chicks huddle together under a heat lamp at Allen and Emmy Widman’s Palouse Pastured Poultry farm, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash. Widman operates Palouse Pastured Poultry.

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Emmy Widman holds her 10 month-old daughter and their new organic USDA signs, June 1, 2011 on the family’s chicken farm near Rosalia, Wash. The signs will be displayed in their booth when they sell organic free-range chickens at farmers markets.

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Emmy and Allen Widman team up to mix a batch of organic chicken feed while their children, Sonia and Reed (right) mill about nearby on the family’s Palouse Pastured Poultry, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash.

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Yeager and Black Kitty loiter about the workshop entrance where Allen Widman mixes organic feed for his chickens, JUNE 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash.

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Allen Widman gathers a few displaced eggs from his free-range chickens, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash.

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Allen Widman mixes organic feed for his chickens, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash.

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Allen Widman shuttles his dogs, Hoodoo and Birdy (hidden on seat), from the organic free-range chicken pen back to the June 1, 2011 on Widman’s Palouse Pastured Poultry farm near Rosalia, Wash.

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Allen and Emmy Widman spends a few moments between farm duties with their children, Reed, 3 and Sonia, 10 months, June 1, 2011 near Rosalia, Wash.

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A frozen five pound organic free=range chicken was produced by Allen and Emmy Widman from Palouse Pastured Poultry.