How to Maximise Your Yield When Using Hydroponics

It may seem like a daunting task to start and run your own hydroponics garden, but it's generally straightforward. All that's required for a healthy garden to thrive is that you learn the basics of gardening with hydroponics and that you spend plenty of time caring for it. Once you get a grasp on hydroponic gardening, set up the garden, and adjust all factors and elements, everything should be running smoothly. [Read More]

Five Tips for Reducing Evaporation in Your Livestock Water Tanks

When water evaporates from your livestock water tanks, it wastes water, but it also makes the remaining water saltier. If livestock drink water that is excessively salty due to evaporation (or for any other reason), the salty water can make them get ill or even die. Luckily, there are ways to reduce the evaporation from your water tank: 1. Place the tanks in covered areas Water evaporates in the sun, and if you want to stop or at least slow evaporation, consider placing your water tanks in shady areas. [Read More]

3 Factors to Consider When Buying Your First Tractor

A tractor can be a must-have piece of equipment for a small farm or ranch, and even for those with a very large garden. Tractors can haul heavy equipment and materials, help with harvesting, and create trenches for planting quickly and easily. As with buying a car, it can be overwhelming to buy your first tractor since there are so many options from which to choose. To make it easier on you, note a few simple factors to consider when you're in the market for your first tractor, whether it's a Massey Ferguson tractor for sale or another type. [Read More]

3 foods you should never feed your dog

If you enjoy your food and your dog enjoys his food, you might be tempted to dish out the leftover scraps from your dinner plate whenever your dog gives you pleading eyes. However, this might not be such a good idea. Dog food and human food are different because their bodies function differently. This doesn't just mean that if you find something delicious, your dog will find it repulsive, in fact it's nothing of a sort. [Read More]