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View Poll Results: Where do you live, and what do you prefer?
SOUTH: Prefer forests 9 42.86%
SOUTH: Prefer farms 1 4.76%
MIDWEST: Prefer forests 4 19.05%
MIDWEST: Prefer farms 1 4.76%
NORTHEAST: Prefer forests 4 19.05%
NORTHEAST: Prefer farms 0 0%
WEST: Prefer forests 1 4.76%
WEST: Prefer farms 1 4.76%
Voters: 21. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 07-22-2011, 10:02 AM
 
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What do you prefer, a countryside covered with forests (many trees), or a countryside covered with farms and agricultural use of the land (few trees)?
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Old 07-22-2011, 10:46 AM
 
Location: Bellingham, WA
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I prefer forests. Not that I have a problem with farmland, but I'd rather walk through the woods than across a field. I like trees.
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Old 07-22-2011, 02:31 PM
 
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Forests of course.
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Old 07-22-2011, 03:57 PM
 
Location: Portlandia "burbs"
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I live in the Pacific Northwest but I'm partial to wide open spaces. I'll take the prairie over forests any day.
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Old 07-22-2011, 04:04 PM
 
Location: IN
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As far back in the woods as you can get. Never liked open spaces.
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Old 07-22-2011, 05:28 PM
 
Location: Chicago (from pittsburgh)
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Nothing like a dense forest
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:21 PM
 
Location: 30-40N 90-100W
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I like forests, even though for most of my life I haven't lived in a forested area. Farms aren't as pretty to me, plus they seem to be worse for my allergies. Although with forests you sometimes have to deal with ticks so I suppose there's pluses and minuses either way.
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:25 PM
 
Location: Rome, Georgia
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Are we talking about the neat upper mid-west German farms(Wisconsin), or the lazy unkempt farms everywhere else?
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Old 07-22-2011, 10:36 PM
 
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If you're talking strictly of where I would go in order to enjoy the sights and vacation, I think forests are better than farms. Farms can look pretty in their own way but as far as having a good nature experience I think a forest is better.
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Old 07-22-2011, 11:31 PM
 
Location: Berlin, MD
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I guess farms aren't popular? I love farm land because it's so nice to walk down a road surrounded by nothing but corn. Love it!
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