Latest Farmer Stories

2014-02-15 23:02:34

In response to an article on USDA, Colle Farmers Market, the leading online organic farmers market, discusses one Montana couple’s strategy on organic farming. Bohemia,

2014-02-14 23:20:52

DMG Productions explores the latest advancements in precision agriculture. (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 E4 Crop Intelligence announced today that they will

2014-02-06 16:28:44

Also Declares Quarterly Dividends on Preferred Stock WASHINGTON, Feb.

2014-02-04 23:23:17

Companies Create Premier Real-Time Weather and Market Information Network Des Moines, Iowa (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 DuPont Pioneer and DTN/The Progressive

2014-01-29 23:31:05

With support from Growers Mineral Solutions, Lakes Country Living begins filming more farm and rural lifestyle stories about outstate Minnesota. Brandon, Minnesota

2014-01-29 23:26:24

Exploring the Latest Innovations and Advancements in Sweet Potato Production Sims, NC (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Triple J Produce announced today that

2014-01-29 08:29:52

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance's Discussion on Nutrition & Healthy Food Choices to Stream Live at www.FoodDialogues.com CHESTERFIELD, Mo., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2014-01-27 23:01:50

DMG Productions explores the latest advancements in agriculture. Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 DMG Productions proudly announces an upcoming episode

2014-01-20 08:23:05

13th annual fundraiser benefitting Loma Linda University Children's Hospital began November 1st; every guest who makes a donation of $1.00 receives 20% off their entire order of $10.00 or more

Latest Farmer Reference Libraries

Plough (Plow)
2013-07-31 09:25:38

Plough or plow is a tool used by farmers in order to prepare a field for the planting of a crop. By using this tool the farmer is able to overturn the soil, bringing up nutrients, while covering weeds and other remnants for added compost. Aeration of the soil is also achieved, giving a fresh moisture absorbing base for the planting of a crop. Horses and oxen have been the traditional way, since human powered plows were not as sufficient, that farmers plowed their fields. In places where...

2008-05-07 17:00:28

The Boerboel is a very large South African working breed. It was originally bred to be a farmer's dog and to defend the homestead. It is a heavy mastiff breed that is obedient, intelligent and dominant. It is thought that the breed was derived from interbreeding African species with French, British and Dutch breeds. The Boerboel should stand 23 to 28 inches high and can weigh between 154 and 200 pounds. It is a well-balanced, substantial breed. Its head is one of its most recognizable...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
  • A bereavement by loss of parents or children; the state of being orbate; orbation.
The word 'orbity' ultimately comes from a Latin word meaning 'bereaved'.