Archive for April, 2012

Spring Cleaning Around the Farm

Spring Cleaning Around the Farm

There is that time on the farm every year between winter when it’s too cold to work outside and spring when planting season comes around and takes up all of your daylight time.  But usually in between, there’s unseasonably warm weather…sometimes it sticks around for days, sometimes weeks and then comes another frost.  In the meantime, being outside is a must because the past says that it will definitely get cold again before the spring warmth officially sets in for good.  It is during this time that it is a great opportunity to start some spring cleaning around the farm.

With that being said, a good fence system is always a necessary evil.  It keeps animals in and intruders out.  However, there are often wobbly posts, chipped paint on the fences and broken gates that need to be repaired.  Remember to get out everything you need in advance and pack it onto your UTV racks or SUV rack so all of the time is not spent searching for tools and supplies on the job.

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Start-up your own snail farming business

Start-up your own snail farming business

So it is in your head and you are going for it – Run your own snail farming business that is. Except it’s a new venture for you – you have on no account done it previously and you need a helping hand, baby steps to achieve your goal. Do not worry we will cover all the support you will need.

Being the boss means making hard decisions every day of the week, nevertheless they are your decisions and, unlike when you labor for others, you in reality get to make them! Now and again, and especially in the snail farming sector these decisions have to be made without having all the information you need and you will get know-how rapidly.

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