Successful Farming Radio
Anhydrous ammonia is a widely-used fertilizer in the corn belt. It’s also one of the most dangerous.
Many corn, soybeans, and other crop seeds are treated with a pesticide. Before you open the seed bag, understand how to handle treated seed.
Rocks and root balls in the field can do a number on a combine head at harvest time. A land roller will smush down the debris leaving a smooth surface.
Powering the lights on your farm is one of those necessary expenses that can add up. Switch to LED lighting and cut your energy bill.
As new calves arrive, so does the likelihood of infectious disease. Scours is one of the most common afflictions of newborn beef calves.
New calves need their shots. Giving the injections correctly is a critical control point in beef production and animal health.
Being able to change the air pressure in your tractor’s tires will improve performance on different surfaces. Learn about tire pressure on the go.
This is a good time to buy a skid steer loader with tracks instead of tires. The used market is loaded up with loaders.
If you had a really cold winter and not a lot of snow cover, be sure to check your alfalfa crop for winter damage.
Humane treatment of animals is important from farm to fork. Auditing companies come to the farm to verify that high standards are being met.