Spring Forage Management

Make sure your pasture is ready to go before the animals are turned out. Good spring pasture management sets the tone for the rest of the year.

Controlling Cattle Lice

Itchy cattle are not productive cattle. Lice can spread quickly through a cattle herd and when animals are itching, they’re not eating.

Burning On The Farm

There are people who think because they live in the country, they can burn anything they want. Before you set the old sofa on fire, check your local burning regulations.

Emotional Farming

Weather, crop prices, and more make farming an emotional rollercoaster. If you start out each season with a plan, your thoughts will thank you.

Sediment Filtration For Well Water

If the drinking water from your well is cloudy, you may need a sediment filter. It can remove sand, silt, and other material that can ruin a glass of water.

FFA Week

Put on your blue and gold, it’s National FFA week. Chapters around the country are celebrating agriculture and its impact on their lives.


GMO and CRISPR technologies introduce new or altered genes in an organism. In a nutshell, here's the differences between the two.

Cow Body Condition At Calving

Adequate body condition on your cows is critical at calving time. There’s a strong link between body condition and her reproductive performance.

Corn Photosynthesis

When corn leaves take in carbon dioxide they release water at the same time. New research is studying how to hang onto more of that water.