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  • Horse Feed Pellets Analysis

    Horse Feed Pellets Analysis

    In order to make horse live a long, healthy life, and perform best, two most significant nutritional factors to horses are water and forage. Some horses can maintain healthy weight on forage without additional grain or feed, while for some horses especially those in rigorous training programs would need more than that. Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery is a professional animal feed machine ...

  • Why woodpeckers peck

    Why woodpeckers peck

    Woodpeckers, while beautiful to look at, are not that entertaining to listen to. Why do woodpeckers peck on your house, when there is a perfectly viable tree nearby? Woodpeckers peck for a variety ...

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  • Hudson Valley organic farm produces seeds largely by hand

    Hudson Valley organic farm produces seeds largely by hand

    Drying corn stalks wilt in late summer sun as Ken Greene tours his crops. Calendula flowers are past bloom and brown. Melon leaves lay crinkled by the dirt. Plants have, literally, gone to seed. A perfect picture for an organic seed harvest. "It ...

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  • Silage Covers
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    Silage Covers

    Cut in dry conditions to maximise dry matter. Delay cutting to the afternoon when grass sugars are at their highest. Get the sugar levels tested before cutting, aiming for a minimum of 2.5-3.0%. Aim to wilt the crop for a minimum of 24 hours but ideally 36 hours. If feeding high performing animals over a long period an inoculant will give an economic return e.g. in winter milk, beef finishing. ...