Sunday, March 29, 2020
Farming 101

Farming 101

Farm and Dairy is featuring a series of “101” columns throughout the year to help young and beginning farmers master farm living. From finances to management to machinery repair and animal care, farmers do it all.

Stark County Fair livestock auction

Stockmanship is setting cattle up to do what you want them to do. Follow these basic tips for low-stress cattle handling.

The power take-off shaft powers implements attached to the tractor. It is important to recognize that PTO shafts rotate at a speed faster than...

Farming is an ever-changing business that needs careful attention to be successful. Here are seven tips for all farmers to consider.
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Farm children start working on the farm from a young age, but making sure they are taking on farm tasks they can handle can help prevent farm accidents.

Learn how to protect your farm workers and your personal property from theft, and natural disaster.
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A business plan should be realistic, simple, specific and complete. Break your business plan up into these 5 sections to make it less overwhelming to write.