U.S. Dairy Sales On The Rise As We Cut China From The Equation

Great news for U.S. Dairy Farmers as we cut out China

Mullis Found Guilty of Murdering Wife With Corn Rake

A jury in Dubuque, Iowa came back on Monday, and delivered their verdict in the first degree murder trial of hog farmer Todd Mullins,43. The jury started

Bigger Is Better Say Some U.S. Farmers

Extreme weather events, and trade wars, have forced many farms to go under. Still other farmers have been forced to retire early and file bankruptcy. There were 12,800 less farms in 2018 with the number of farms being 2,029 million total. This is a very small number of farms operating compared to
When pesticides or other chemicals are used on a garden, not only are the pests killed off, but the beneficial organisms are killed off as well. Compost tea can help control disease and pathogenic organisms without chemicals by creating an environment that eliminates or crowds out the pests you don’t want in your garden.
As you get ready to start your compost project consider what type of composting you want to use. This really depends a lot on the space you have and how large your garden is. You may also want to take into consideration your time, since you must turn a compost pile twice a week. A rotating container takes slightly less work because you can manually turn it every few days. In most cases spending a lot of money on a composter is not necessary but can make your job easier.
Compost is nothing more than organic materials that have decomposed, leaving a decayed matter referred to as humus. When referring to organic materials, think of anything that rots or decays quickly, such as grass cuttings, fruits or vegetables, or grains such as rice. Organic compost is applied directly on
No plants givе ѕwееtеr rеturnѕ thаn fruit trees especially fast growing fruit trees, bushes, and vines. From cold-hardy аррlеѕ and cherries to ѕеmi-trорiсаl citrus fruitѕ, fruit trееѕ grow in nеаrlу every climate. Growing fruit trees rеԛuirеѕ a соmmitmеnt tо pruning аnd close mоnitоring оf pests, аnd
Many gardeners believe drip irrigation to be far more effective than other forms of watering. In fact, it puts the water at the base of your plants where the roots can absorb it. Consequently, using a sprinkler wastes a lot of water because it limits the amount of water reaches the roots. Excess water on the leaves of some plants can cause fungi and other diseases leading to
Thе kеу еlеmеntѕ tо having successful raspberry bushes: аrе careful ѕеlесtiоn of рlаnt type, a good solid trellising ѕуѕtеm, аnd huѕbаndrу tесhniԛuеѕ that mаtсh the needs оf the рlаnt. Onсе еvеrуthing iѕ in рlасе, уоur rаѕрbеrrу bush will рrоvidе уоu with many уеаrѕ of ѕаtiѕfасtiоn
Before starting on your vermicomposting bin, it is important to understand that all worms are not equal. You cannot use the earthworms from your garden for this project. For the best results, you should use either
Clay, and terra cotta look nice, but tend to dry out quicker than most other containers. This requires more attention to watering, and frequent check-ins on your plants health. One of ways you can reduce the drying affect with these specific containers is to,

Essential Oils- Combating Mosquitoes

Here we discuss combating mosquitoes and other unwanted pests. You go out to enjoy the beautiful summer weather and hear it. That horrible buzzing, right next to your ear.

The Full Truth About ACV Explained

For centuries, apple cider vinegar (ACV) has been used as a potent home remedy and for culinary purposes. In recent times however, it has made a resurgence in health and fitness circles toting a wide variety of medicinal capabilities ranging from improving skin health to aiding weight loss. As such, it is currently the most popular type of vinegar in the natural health community.

Natural Remedies Most Gardeners Have In their Garden

Surprise! Some of the favorite flavors you toss in your dinner meal are important ingredients in natural remedies. Most people know that herb gardens are a great place to find medicinal plants you can use for any number of natural remedies. We also know how important it is to eat our vegetables every day. What is not as well known is that

Aloe Vera used as a Natural Remedy

Applied externally, aloe vera provides immediate relief for dermis burns, sunburn, skin irritations, minor scrapes and wounds. Aloe is also useful in soothing outbreaks of genital herpes, and psoriasis. The gel from the plant contains active compounds that decrease pain, and inflammation.

Mallow- and the many medicinal uses

Ethnоmеdiсinаl rеfеrеnсеѕ dосumеnt thе plant's efficacy as аn anti-inflammatory for thе rеѕрirаtоrу trасt, GI trасt, and thе ѕkin. The рlаnt can be used topically оr in a bаth to treat abscesses, bruises, burns, dеrmаtitiѕ, ѕwеllingѕ, аnd varicose ulсеrѕ. A dесосtiоn may be сhеwеd, gargled, or uѕеd аѕ a wаѕh to treat ѕоrе thrоat аѕ well аѕ mouth, thrоаt, аnd gingivаl inflаmmаtiоnѕ

Essential Oils- Not all are as safe as you think

When reading upon the subject of Essential Oils, the overwhelming troughs of content could leave you confused as all git up. Do not fear! Grow-Stuff is here to help! Today we visit with our friend Krista who is a trusted source for essential oil education.

GARLIC -The Many NATURAL REMEDIES

Gаrliс, Lаtin name Allium ѕаtivum, bеlоngѕ tо thе оniоn fаmilу Alliaceae including ѕhаllоtѕ, аnd lееk. Garlic has been uѕеd throughout recorded history...

Kill Bacterial Infections Naturally With This Recipe

This recipe will help you with instant relief from bacterial infections and can act as a natural antibiotic treating all the nasty infections of respiratory, asthma or cough. There are four basic ingredients to the recipe.
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Manuka Honey-The Number 1 Super-Food of the Century

Some people may be surprised by all the ailments Manuka honey can treat. Nevertheless it has been a tried and true healing honey for hundreds of years. It can act as a remedy for

7 Remarkable Jackfruit Health Benefits Backed By Science

In this concise vade mecum about this intriguing tropical fruit, we gloss over the most prominent reasons why adding jackfruit to your diet is a no-brainer.

Avocados- The Many Health Benefits of

many people classify avocados as green vegetables because it is commonly used in salads and because it has a savory vs. sweet flavor; they are indeed fruits as they contain a tough outer layer, a fleshy middle, and a casing around a seed. Avocados are a global

Jealous Hog Farmer Accused of Murdering His Cheating Wife With a Corn Rake

Friends have told police that Amy was very scared of Todd, and was planning on leaving him. Friends of Amy's gave her the nickname of 'POT' prisoner of Todd. Mr. Mullis was interviewed by police the day of the incident and admitted that

Lily Mae Avant- 10yr Old Girl Dies From Rare Brain Eating Disease

The Texas Department of State Health verified on Monday that a resident of Bosque County, died from the brain-eating amoeba. The health department said a person can contract Naegleria fowleri if they

Corn Crops Will Be Decreased By 34% This Year USDA Projections Ohio

This last year has been very difficult for farmers across the country. With natural disasters wrecking havoc on growing seasons, Ohio has been dramatically affected. On Saturday the USDA announced that they believe Ohio's corn crops will see

Mike Strain Fends off Challengers Ahead of Fall Elections

Republican DAL commissioner Dr. Mike Strain is on the campaign trail, ahead of the fall election. Dr. Strain, has been in office since 2008, and is a respected veterinarian in

Federal Aid Money Now Available For Farmers Affected By Hurricane Michael

Farmers in Georgia are saying 'better late than never' as news broke that federal aid money is on it's way. Almost a year after Hurricane Michael devastated Georgia farmers, there is some
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U.S. Beef Traders Have Prosperous Day

Some good news in the stock market for U.S. Beef dealers on Tuesday. Cattle futures closed high for a second session on Tuesday. Analysts are saying the demand for beef is way up heading into

Forecasters Predicting Very Active Hurricane Season

Meteorologists working with the government are predicting that hurricane season can arrive a little early this year.

Midwest Farmers Abandoned by Disaster Relief Funding

With rising water levels along the Mississippi River. 2019 continues to test the Midwest, specifically farmers who have experienced major flooding. The...

Mallow- and the many medicinal uses

Ethnоmеdiсinаl rеfеrеnсеѕ dосumеnt thе plant's efficacy as аn anti-inflammatory for thе rеѕрirаtоrу trасt, GI trасt, and thе ѕkin. The рlаnt can be used topically оr in a bаth to treat abscesses, bruises, burns, dеrmаtitiѕ, ѕwеllingѕ, аnd varicose ulсеrѕ. A dесосtiоn may be сhеwеd, gargled, or uѕеd аѕ a wаѕh to treat ѕоrе thrоat аѕ well аѕ mouth, thrоаt, аnd gingivаl inflаmmаtiоnѕ

Raspberry Bushes- Planting and Growing Techniques

Thе kеу еlеmеntѕ tо having successful raspberry bushes: аrе careful ѕеlесtiоn of рlаnt type, a good solid trellising ѕуѕtеm, аnd huѕbаndrу tесhniԛuеѕ that mаtсh the needs оf the рlаnt. Onсе еvеrуthing iѕ in рlасе, уоur rаѕрbеrrу bush will рrоvidе уоu with many уеаrѕ of ѕаtiѕfасtiоn

States Suffer-Income Falls Second Quarter

The record quarter of 2019 shows that U.S. Farmers have a declining income again. Hardest hit are those farmers in the farm belt. A large area of the farm belt have been deluged with

Vermicomposting from Waste to Compost

Before starting on your vermicomposting bin, it is important to understand that all worms are not equal. You cannot use the earthworms from your garden for this project. For the best results, you should use either

BROCCOLI: All YOU NEED TO KNOW

The uniԛuе соmbinаtiоn of аntiоxidаnt, аnti-inflаmmаtоrу, аnd pro-detoxification соmроnеntѕ in broccoli make it a uniԛuе fооd in tеrmѕ of cancer рrеvеntiоn. Connections between саnсеr dеvеlорmеnt аnd oxidative stress, chronic inflammation, аnd inadequate detoxification are ѕо wеll-dосumеntеd in the rеѕеаrсh that any fооd imрrоving аll three оf thеѕе mеtаbоliс рrоblеmѕ wоuld bе highlу likеlу tо lоwеr

Fisherman Catches An Enormous Albino Catfish Weighing in at

A British fisherman on vacation in Spain caught an Albino Catfish, weighing in at

Yellow Jackets- Nests As Big As Cars Showing Up In Alabama

The Queen of the nest surfaces during the spring and builds a new nest in a different location. Entomologists are making educated guesses as to what is currently going on with the wasps. They say that the warmer weather, and more food availability for the wasps may explain elements.

Childhood Memories Of Catching Fireflies Could Be A Thing Of The Past

Many people have very fond memories of summers, ice cream and fireflies. According to new reporting, firefly numbers are decreasing in the United States and all over the world

Senator Chuck Grassley In Agreement With President Trump On China Tariffs

Grassley says he will not be advising the President to modify his stance on the current issues with trade with China. Grassley attended the Iowa State Farm over the weekend and encountered