Tuesday, April 25, 2017

The essential principles are to avoid overgrazing the grass plant and to provide a rest period that allows the plant to regrow to a target grazing height.

Part-time farming boosts household income, provides access to health and life insurance and offers economic stability.

Help us figure out how this hazard-ous item was used in this week's Hazard a Guess!

Although the weather may not show it, spring is coming. Nature's sights, sounds, and smells make spring the most exciting season of the year.

There is a good chance that statewide and nationally, soil and water conservation districts can have a closer working relationship with golf courses.

Visitors to the Nokomis-Venice areas looking for the perfect piece of hand-made art for that empty spot at home owe it to themselves to see Minio's work.

Research shows that properly managed grass cover will reduce soil erosion, improve water quality and is more beneficial to wildlife than mowed grass covers.

Lenders will continue to grow, merge and make whale-sized loans unless the farm, ranch and rural owners of the Farm Credit System begin to question them.

The dairy industry will continue to modernize with new herd management technology, robotic milkers and automated milk feeding systems.

Fairground organs, as big as a truck in some cases, make quite a sight at a steam shows, especially if there are eight or 10 in a row.
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