Family has an ostrich farm
The Sabo family has an ostrich farm in Edmonton. They sell ostrich meat, leather, eggs and feathers.
- Ostriches are the largest living birds in the world. Ostriches can’t fly.
- Ostriches can live 50 to 75 years.
- They can run up to 60 kilometres per hour.
- An ostrich hen lays about 60 eggs per year. The eggs hatch in 42 days.
This article first appeared in the October 2002 issue of English Express.
- The Sabo family doesn’t have an ostrich farm anymore. They sold their land in 2007.
- The family misses the ostriches. The birds made a beautiful sound: “who, who, whooooooo.”
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