What To Look For When Buying Used Livestock Equipment
12 March 2019
Whether it is cattle, hogs, or chickens, if you are operating a livestock farm, you will need to buy equipment such as livestock panels, gates, chutes, or feeders in order to safely and effectively run your farm. In many situations, buying used livestock equipment is going to be the least expensive way to get started. When it comes to buying used livestock equipment, there are a few things you need to be aware of.
Choosing The Right Compact Tractor For Your New Farm
12 January 2019
If you've just bought property in the country to start a small farm so you can become self-reliant, one thing you'll need is a good tractor. If you don't plan on farming commercially, then a compact tractor can probably do all you need as long as you purchase the right attachments for it. Here are some suggestions for buying the right small tractor and some attachments that might be useful on your farm.
Mobile Drip Irrigation: An Introduction For Curious Landowners
5 November 2018
In areas that do not sustain enough rainfall, it can be really hard to keep all of your property hydrated and healthy. Therefore, it can be difficult to grow crops or even use your land in the way that you prefer to use it. Irrigation systems have been used for centuries to help landowners introduce water supplies to dry land areas, but modern systems are far more efficient. The mobile drip irrigation system is the perfect example of a type of irrigation system that is more efficient.
3 Helpful Tips When Purchasing A Tractor For Your Farm
20 October 2018
If you plan on doing some farming, you'll certainly need a tractor. There are many great options today, but to help you narrow down your choices, consider these selection tips.
Select a Type
There are several different types of tractors you can get today that are made specifically for farming purposes. These include lawn, garden, subcompact, and compact utility tractors. Each option has its own distinct features and benefits.
For example, lawn tractors work well if you need to mow a lot of acres.