Pikas Pick Phenol-Heavy Plants to Preserve - nice story by +Tracey Switek

...as you might imagine, storing food for 10 months or more can be a problem, particularly when what you’re storing is leafy plant material. Plants decompose, they get moldy and develop bacteria, they lose nutritive value. How can a pika possibly ensure it has food stored that will keep all year?
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