Consider Hosting Hunters on Your Property Finding ways to augment revenue streams by your agricultural operations can provide financial resources to manage your expenses. Alternative uses of your farmland can bring in additional revenues. It can also increase the value of your land as you expand its utility. Americans spend roughly $90 billion each year on hunting-related expenses. Opening up your property to groups of … Continue reading Looking for Added Revenue Streams?
Next to your wife, your kids, your animals and maybe even your truck, your new piece of equipment is probably the most important thing in your life…especially this time of the year. Even though you think you’ve done all the research to find that PERFECT addition to the farm and you know you’re going to make this year the most profitable, you know you really … Continue reading Preparing for Plant18 is truly a Family Affair
Harvest season is around the corner and there are many things that must be done before putting the combine out into the field. Weather will be a constant factor to when Harvest season begins; however, next year’s crops will always depend on an overall timely and efficient harvest. Here are some tips to help get your combine harvest ready. Read up on the combine’s operator manual. … Continue reading Get Your Combine Ready for Harvest with These 8 Tips
It’s hay season! Are you in the market to purchase a baler? If you said yes, then we want to give you some things to consider when choosing the next baler for your operation. First, you need to determine what size bales you want. Do you want large square, small square or round bales? This will help you decide if you want a round or … Continue reading 7 Things to Consider when Purchasing Your Next Baler
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