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Is That a Full Load?

By   /  August 29, 2016  /  The Funnies  /  Comments Off on Is That a Full Load?

Next time you’re trying to decide if you’ve packed enough into your truck or trailer, remember these folks and their full loads. Save Save Save Save

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Have You Hugged a Farmer Today?

By   /  August 29, 2016  /  Consider This  /  Comments Off on Have You Hugged a Farmer Today?

This is a piece you’ll want to share with your non-farming friends, your customers, and maybe just keep on your refrigerator to remind you of how important you are.

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How Does Stress Spread Through Your Herd? It’s the PEE!

By   /  August 29, 2016  /  Behavior, Livestock  /  7 Comments

If you have a male dog or cat, you know that, at least from their perspective, pee is a great way of marking their territory. Plenty of animals use pee to communicate with enemies. But “STAY AWAY” is not the only message pee can send. As researchers have discovered, it can also say “Watch out! […]

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Soil Test Values Can Vary Across Years

By   /  August 29, 2016  /  Pasture Health, Soil  /  Comments Off on Soil Test Values Can Vary Across Years

This article was originally published by the Noble Foundation’s  Ag News and Views, Ardmore, OK and was written by Eddie Funderburg. A routine call we get involves a person who takes a soil sample this year and submits it for analysis. The data do not match the results of the last sample that was taken […]

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Nutrient Balancing Makes Farms and Ranches More Profitable

By   /  August 29, 2016  /  Money Matters, NRCS  /  1 Comment

Every time an animal, a milk truck or a crop leaves your place you’re exporting nutrients. And you’re importing them in fertilizers or purchased hay. Here are some tools to look at your export/import balance.

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