Agriculture is the foundation of every economy. Farming is the main source of food around the globe. Farmers invest a lot of their money, time and hard work to produce crops and maintain livestock. As a considerable amount of money is invested in farming so it becomes necessary for a farmer to protect his/ her farms. It becomes difficult to keep in the livestock and the predators out without a proper fencing.
Farm fencing is used to keep animals in/ out as desired in a particular area. It also prevents the crops getting damaged by unwanted animals. A fence… Continue reading
Add a touch of green to the surroundings with Palm Plants
Palm plants are popular indoor plants and they have been adorning homes since centuries now. Not all palm plants are suitable for interior decoration as they require a lot of care while growing up. There are plants that are typically indoor plants as they do not require extra effort to be maintained within the confines of home. Not just home, palm plants are also suitable for beautifying the lawns as well. Vast stretches of land can be beautifully transformed into lawns by professionals who carry out the task really… Continue reading
Robert Gately of Campbell Farming Corporation Announces First of its Kind New Community Comprised of 160 Acre Farms and Ranches
Santa Fe, NM – Robert Gately, CEO of Campbell Farming Corporation is proud to announce the launch of Santa Fe Farms and Ranches, a community of all quarter-section (160-acre) farm and ranch properties.
The new community from Campbell Corporation is located in a magnificent mountain area between the capital city of Santa Fe and Albuquerque, yet with compelling peace and quiet.
The new properties from Campbell Corporation feature the classic high desert look with wildflower-strewn meadows, rock outcroppings, natural southwest landscape filled with fresh Juniper, Ponderosa and Pinion Pine and views of 5 mountain ranges.
Farms and Ranches was designed… Continue reading
Want a fresh way to spend time with family and friends? Then Pick-Your-Own farms may just be the right answer for you. It is the best and probably the only way to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables even if you do not have enough space in your garden to grow them.
The Pick-Your-Own (PYO) farming system is also popularly known as U-Pick. It is a type of farming where customers are allowed to harvest locally grown produce. PYO encourages customers to eat while picking; thus, the entrance fees at such venues usually cover any produce that may be consumed. Despite… Continue reading
The new FDA Food Safety Modernization Act is changing the requirements for food traceability and overall authority that the Secretary will have to inspect the facilities of producers. While this law goes so far as to grant authority to the government to shut down the operations of a business that fails to meet specific criteria, many small farms and manufacturers are being exempt from required registration. The three main criteria for exclusion are determined by the operations of the business and to whom the products are sold.
If the gross sales of a business are below the threshold of $… Continue reading
Throughout the world today, nations are turning to the wind power to meet ever growing energy needs. Large-scale wind turbine construction is continually being developed and implemented to help solve the energy problems that face us. While the basic operation, production and installation of these massive machines might be similar to that of smaller units, there are also some major differences to take into account.
To produce a large quantity of electricity for schools, manufacturing plants or even entire cities, equipment of tremendous proportions must be built. Regardless of where they are located, wind resources must be maximized to make… Continue reading
When it comes to poultry keeping, you may think about chickens first. Chickens have always been one of the favorite animals that farmers liked to keep for centuries. It is not surprising, for the demand for chicken eggs and meat are continually on the rise, and studies show it will continue thus in the future. However, as of late, more and more farmers raise ducks. It has been found that an average of about twenty-two million ducks is raised every year. Indeed, duck rearing is becoming fast popular.
Duck rearing can be an enjoyable and profitable endeavor. Their eggs contain… Continue reading