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Farm Safety

Farm Safety

February 24, 2016

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (www.bls.gov), farming remains one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States. Each year,...

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Heavy Duty Work & Safety Gloves

Heavy Duty Work & Safety Gloves

February 10, 2016

When it comes to farm or ranch work, it pays to have a sturdy pair of work gloves. Not only do the right gloves provide protection, they can also...

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Technology: Future Entry Point for Farmers

Technology: Future Entry Point for Farmers

January 27, 2016

Agriculture has advanced exponentially over the last decade, and for farmers, this means staying current with the latest information and...

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Get the Lumberjack Look

Get the Lumberjack Look

January 6, 2016

One trend that has been growing over the past year is that of the Lumberjack look – a bearded man wearing heavy-duty boots, work pants and flannel...

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Personal Weather Stations

Personal Weather Stations

December 16, 2015

Farming has always depended upon the right weather conditions, and with advances in forecasting and remote-sensing technology, combined with IoT (the...

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The Future of Farming Could be All Wet

The Future of Farming Could be All Wet

December 9, 2015

A recent issue of Popular Science magazine discussed how changes in both the environment and technology have led to innovative trends in food...

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Winter Prep – providing Comfort for Backyard Chickens

Winter Prep – providing Comfort for Backyard Chickens

December 2, 2015

Winter weather is on its way, and owners of backyard chickens are looking for ways to get their flocks through it as healthfully and comfortably as...

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Overwintering Beehives

Overwintering Beehives

November 11, 2015

Fall months are key times for the hobbyist beekeepers to prepare beehives for the winter. Hardware retailers can assist by carrying supplies critical...

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Hydroponics & Aquaponics for the Urban or Hobby Farm

Hydroponics & Aquaponics for the Urban or Hobby Farm

October 20, 2015

Over the past several years, interest in personal food production has been increasing. Even in the urban setting, some individuals are devising...

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