Excellent news, Alaskans: Your emus are authorized now

An emu in 2016. (Inventive Commons picture by Mathias Appel) Emus are fairly distinctive birds. Averaging nearly six toes tall, they’re the second tallest hen on this planet, solely after ostriches. They weigh greater than 100 kilos, and so they can’t fly. However, like extra standard chickens and turkeys, they’re additionally thought-about poultry. They’re harvested for meat,…