Sunday, October 24, 2021
coleus seedlings

Find out which types of garden seeds should be started indoors and which ones should be directly sown after the last frost.
wood stack

Learn to conduct simple moisture tests and identify seasoned wood by its appearance, weight, smell and other characteristics.

Dreading the winter day when your car won't start? Here's a few tips to help avoid having an early-morning freak-out.
Holstein cow

Determining the optimum time to artificially inseminate your herd can reduce your calving intervals and decrease your semen expense.
egg gourds

Whether you grow your own or purchase pumpkins, gourds and squash at market, these five preservation steps make autumn ornamentals last longer.
muddy garden

Rain is a good thing, especially when it comes to growing plants. But too much rain can ruin a garden.
tadpoles

Learn how to set up and maintain a habitat to raise frogs from tadpoles, including specific care instructions for each stage of a tadpole's life cycle.
morel mushroom

The guide to morel hunting, cleaning and cooking morel mushrooms for backyard farmers.

Over 70 breeds of cattle can be found in the United States today. However, only about 12 to 15 breeds have a major influence on the cattle industry.
canada geese

Canada geese can be encouraged to abandon the pond, yard, golf course or park by implementing multiple strategies in a rotation before nests are built.