Best Practices In Breeding Mini Highlanders For High-Quality Beef

17 July 2023
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If you're like most people who've decided to explore raising Mini Highlander cattle for beef to sell on the commercial market, you probably already know that this breed thrives on small acreages. As an added bonus, they produce high-quality meat that is lower in fat and cholesterol, yet higher in protein, than that of their full-sized counterparts. Here's what you need to know about raising these distinct cattle. Importance of Genetic Selection Read More 

3 Valuable Services Offered By An Agricultural GIS Consultant You Need To Know

12 October 2016
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The more in-depth agricultural planning is, the greater return you see as a business owner when harvest time arrives. One professional service consultant you don't want to be without in the agricultural business is an agricultural GIS (Geographic Information Systems) consultant. Here is a look at a few of the incredibly valuable services these highly skilled professionals have to offer you as a farmer. Analyzing geographic and geological data to make crop recommendations. Read More 

3 Ways To Get A Great Looking Yard Fast

20 July 2016
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A great looking yard can take a lot of hard work and patience. Often the best looking yards are ones where plants have been carefully tended to for years. Grassy lawns can also be high maintenance. They take a lot of fertilizing, watering, and seed planting to grow. But what about those who want great looking yards in less time? There are a few ways to speed up the process of creating an outdoor oasis. Read More 

Organic Farming Myths For Beginning Farmers

29 March 2016
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Have you recently bought a large amount of land? Are you thinking about starting a small-scale farm to provide produce to restaurants and residents in the area? If you're like many people, you don't quite understand the difference between organic farming and regular farming. In order to better help you start planning your operation, here is the truth behind some organic farming myths: MYTH: You can't use fertilizer. With modern farming methods, fertilizing crops often means dumping a load of man-made chemicals on the plants. Read More 

4 Tips For Safe LP Gas Storage

26 May 2015
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If your family relies on LP gas for heating, cooking or other things around the house, you might understand the importance of keeping some gas on hand at all times. Plus, if you are the type who likes to be prepared for anything, having gas in storage can help you feel better prepared for storms and other potential disasters. However, you might realize that storing propane can put you and your family at risk if you aren't careful. Read More