Searching for equipment is harder than what the general public may believe. Equipment is more than just a tractor, combine, sprayer, or piece of metal that sits in the barn. Your new piece of equipment is what keeps your farm going during the most unpredictable weather climates, where your son or daughter learns how to drive, and the all-around unforgettable memories that are shared with … Continue reading Fastline.com Price Comparison Feature
It’s the season to be thankful for our family, friends and everything we have been given/earned. Whether that special “Thanks” goes to someone who has two legs or four, we appreciate them all the same. Sometimes they can be described as your “best friend”, “second child”, “farm help” or “little buddy”, these four-legged blessings are ones who need more credit of keeping the farm … Continue reading Fastline Farm Friends with Four Legs
We all know the weather will be unpredictable, no matter what station you listen to or what device you use to check your weather app. Bad weather or not, the crops must still be attended to, animals must be taken care of, and our families need food on the table. With zero snow days, Fastline spotlights our dedicated farmers and the unpredictable weather conditions they … Continue reading Got Snow During Harvest?
Harvest season is up next on your calendar and there are 8 things that must be done before you put that combine out into the field. Here are some tips to help get your combine harvest ready. Read up on the combine’s operator manual. The manual should provide information on maintenance procedures for when you take the combine out of storage. Know the combine and … Continue reading Get Your Combine Ready for Harvest with These 8 Tips
Now that your crops have been planted, the next step is to keep them hydrated. Here are some irrigation tips to help make that yield grow. 1. Management consultant, Peter Drucker famously said “what gets measured gets managed.” This is why it’s important to monitor and measure the amount of water that gets to the roots with a water flow meter. Water flow meters can … Continue reading 7 Irrigation Tips and Tricks for your Crops