Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The Dirt on Conservation

The Dirt on Conservation

straws

Most people don’t even need a straw. We have lips. But if you do need or prefer a straw, you can choose biodegradable paper ones.
aerial farmland

Many people are interested in protecting their farmland, forestland or some mix in-between. Here are some steps to consider land easements.
Hellbender

The Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District has been housing a baby hellbender since Aug. 24, 2017. Learn more about its progress over the last year.
cattle

There are several different methods of feeding large round bales of hay. Learn more about the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Steve Gerten field tile

If tile lines are checked, maintained and repaired correctly, they will last their life expectancy or longer. Check out these maintenance tips.
snowy road in woods

Learn how to help promote ways to reduce the amount of pollution from vehicles and road maintenance activities during the winter months.
forest

If you want to guide your woods in a certain direction, you need to remove the undesirable trees to release the potential of the desirable ones.
chickens

As folks move to rural America, it is important to keep in mind the necessity to work with the land and not against it.
rain gutter

With fall right around the corner, it's a great time to do a walk-around inspection of your home's gutters and downspouts.

Building a new parlor, whether it is a traditional or robotic system, can be an exciting, but stressful. Learn how to limit the headaches and stay flexible.
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