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Montebaducco, Italy...what you don't know about donkey milk


Donkeys roam the stables at Montebaducco Farm, in Italy (Photo/Emma Wallis)

Land of milkin' donkeys

Here's one of those "who knew?" stories that we like on Dispatches. From the Italian countryside, here's Emma Wallis in Montebaducco.

Emma's View From Here.

And besides drinking the stuff, the ancients used to prescribe donkey milk for snakebite and nosebleeds.

Did they know something we've all but forgotten?

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