Is Small Scale Poultry Production Right for You?

Is Small Scale Poultry Production Right for You?

– Raising chickens in your backyard is becoming more popular once again.  There has been a push to change land use codes to allow for small scale poultry production in large cities and towns as more people want to raise their own chickens for eggs and meat. ...
Fall Weed Control in Pastures

Fall Weed Control in Pastures

Fall is not generally the right time to control many pasture weeds.  However, some perennial weeds are effectively controlled by fall herbicide applications.  Fall is a good time to treat for weeds such as cogongrass, blackberries, dewberries, biennial thistles, and...
Using Solar Energy to Pump Water for Livestock

Using Solar Energy to Pump Water for Livestock

Sometimes the cost of running overhead power lines to power remote pumps is cost prohibitive on large acreages.  This causes farmers and ranchers to look for alternative energy sources.  In Florida, a great energy source is solar energy. There are many advantages to...