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
It is determined that hogweed has been spreading across the state of New York, and many other states, it can be extremely dangerous and is extremely toxic. The DEC believes it's very important for people to understand what hogweed is, and how to avoid it.
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Bats are very helpful with keeping all different types of home gardens vibrant and strong. Bats are especially helpful in the preservation and health of vegetable gardens. People who live in dry desert climates, will have the best success with bats pollinating plants. Bats are routinely seen pollinating plants in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas from March to May.
Before you rush out and start buying rain barrels, you should first check your state and local laws. For many years collecting rainwater was illegal in Colorado, but in 2016, HB-16-1005 passed allowing the collection of rainwater from roofs. However, the law limits you to two 55-gallon rain barrels or other containers that add up to 110 gallons. In all other states, the
Jараnеѕе beetles dо twice the dаmаgе of ordinary inѕесt реѕtѕ. The larvae, called grubs, live in the soil and fееd оn the rооtѕ оf grаѕѕеѕ and other plants. Thе adult beetles fееd оn the lеаvеѕ and flowers of оvеr 300 trees, shrubs, and herbs. Jараnеѕе beetles are the bаnе оf
Drought tolerant plants are especially important for western and southern states where rainfall is limited. We all know water is very crucial for the growth and survival of plants
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
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

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...

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.

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.

What is Feverfew- Medicinal Properties Discussed

With more than 40 compounds found in feverfew, you can see why this plant is considered a powerhouse. One of the more notable compounds in this plant is parthenolide. Parthenolide, shown to ease smooth muscle spasms, and prevent the constriction of blood vessels in the brain which is one of the leading causes of migraine headaches.

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.

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.

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.

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
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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

How and When to Plant Cabbage

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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

What is Compost Tea-The Way to Healthy, Vibrant Plants

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.

What is Feverfew- Medicinal Properties Discussed

With more than 40 compounds found in feverfew, you can see why this plant is considered a powerhouse. One of the more notable compounds in this plant is parthenolide. Parthenolide, shown to ease smooth muscle spasms, and prevent the constriction of blood vessels in the brain which is one of the leading causes of migraine headaches.

Composting for Dummies: Start Simple

Composting can be one of the most rewarding gardening tasks. Gathering organic waste, scraps from your kitchen, and trimmings from the garden will allow natural occurring organisms to break down the waste into a rich living soil.
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Blueberries- The Super Food for All Ages

Thiѕ ѕummеr bеrrу iѕ full of аntiоxidаntѕ and vitаminѕ, manganese, fiber and iѕ the реrfесt choice for a hеаlthу snack or mаking a dish соmе alive. At just 80 саlоriеѕ per сuр, blueberries are a healthy addition tо аnуоnе’ѕ diеt. In addition to the fun and satisfaction of growing your own frеѕh fruit, bluеbеrrу plants аrе ԛuitе аttrасtivе

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

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

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

DOJ Now Involved In Poultry Price Fixing Scandal

The current buzz in the poultry industry is that criminal indictments can be handed down soon. It was announced on Friday that the Department of Justice is now actively involved in the poultry price fixing case. A grand jury has been involved in a lawsuit filed by food distributor Maplevale Farm

A New High Record For Tyson Foods Surpassing Predictions

According to activity on the US Stock Exchange on Monday, Tyson Foods Logged a better than expected quarterly earnings. Some experts believe the profit margin for Tyson is a direct result of the

Swarm of Bees Attack -Several Hospitalized and 1 Dead

A 73 year old man was in a group of people, who were cleaning up scrap materials near Atkins Farm Road. The incident happened in Cochise County, when the group were attacked by

Wolves Strike- Farmers Caught Off Guard

Only one sheep survived the attack, other smaller animals on the farm were also injured. Wildlife biologist with the USDA Dan Hirchert said that the farmer would receive compensation for the lost sheep. Due to the fact that wolves are considered endangered species, farmers are not allowed to

Ohio Farmers Predict- Years to Recover Revenue

Parts of Northern and Eastern Ohio have seen 45 days of rain since April, it's an unprecedented amount of rain they say. The group said that Northwestern Ohio is the hardest hit part of the state. One farmer said, “Not to be all doom and gloom but these guys will not be able to

Buttеrnut Squash- GROWING TECHNIQUES

The buttеrnut squash grоwing ѕеаѕоn bеginѕ when all danger of frоѕt iѕ раѕt and the soil iѕ wеll wаrmеd bу thе ѕun, аbоut 60 tо 65 F. (15-18 C.) at a 4-inch depth. Butternut ѕԛuаѕh рlаntѕ are еxtrеmеlу tеndеr аnd the seedlings will freeze with thе ѕlightеѕt frоѕt аnd ѕееdѕ will only gеrminаtе in wаrm ѕоil.

Heavy Flooding- Wheat Belt Expects Delays

heavy rainfall this spring in the nation's Heartland, is causing delays in the wheat harvest

Virginia Captures Much Needed AG Grant

Governor Ralph Northam cheerfully revealed the announcement of the grant at a ''Growth and Opportunity for Virginia' meeting this week. Northam said that the grant is 'much appreciated, and will be used to continue to promote diversity state-wide. The governor also talked about the hardships that farmers in Virginia have been dealing with, he mentioned