Successful Farming Radio
If you want to know how healthy your soil is, bury your cotton underpants and see what happens to them. I’m not kidding.
Stay out of the grain bins while grain is being loaded or unloaded. Like quicksand, flowing grain can cover a person in seconds.
Fish that are stocked in farm ponds should come from a reputable source. If you transfer wild fish to your pond, you're risking disease and other problems.
Native Americans left behind stone tools and other artifacts that have stood the test of time. Search your land – you may be surprised at what you find.
The popularity of a football game tradition has found its way to a corn field. “Waves of grain” has new meaning in an Iowa corn maze.
During harvest season, keep your kids off the gravity flow wagon. It’s full of grain that can tragically suck them down in seconds.
When Mother Nature hands you a drought, fight back. A Kansas farmer and author spells out ways to have a drought-resilient farm.
Calves that die at or soon after birth are often due to calving difficulty. Avoid problems by taking care of heifers before calving.
If you’re using an auger platform on the combine and want to upgrade, now is the time to visit your dealer and ask about a deal on a draper header.
Before you start harvest, take the time to check sensors and yield monitors. Accurate yield data requires accurate calibration.