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Monthly Archives: August 2018

  1. Raising Pigs 101: Understanding Pig Sounds Raising Pigs 101: Understanding Pig Sounds

    Raising Pigs 101: Understanding Pig Sounds

    Understanding Pig Sounds and Porcine Terminology Knowing how to raise pigs begins with background knowledge in the terms used to describe pigs and the various sounds pigs use to communicate….

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  2. Horse Feed Management Horse Feed Management

    Horse Feed Management

    Feed tags can be very useful…and very confusing! Below are three steps you can use to better understand the information on feed bag tag and how to choose the right…

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  3. Treestand & Blind Assortment Available at Runnings Treestand & Blind Assortment Available at Runnings

    Treestand & Blind Assortment Available at Runnings

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  4. Raising Backyard Chickens for Beginners Raising Backyard Chickens for Beginners

    Raising Backyard Chickens for Beginners

    Raising Backyard Chickens for Beginners Claire Smith Editor at The Happy Chicken Coop and guest writer for Runnings Each year more and more people are joining the backyard chicken movement….

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  5. Feed Room Security Feed Room Security

    Feed Room Security

    The area where feed is stored can be very important to the long term health of your horse. Read this blog post for 5 tips to help keep your feed…

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  6. 10 Ways to Tell If Your Dog Is Part of the Family 10 Ways to Tell If Your Dog Is Part of the Family

    10 Ways to Tell If Your Dog Is Part of the Family

    Anyone who has ever owned a dog can tell you: our canine companions are way more than just pets. “From the time we bring home a puppy that is a…

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  7. EarthKind’s Stay Away® Moths EarthKind’s Stay Away® Moths

    EarthKind’s Stay Away® Moths

    Keep a pouch of EarthKind’s Stay Away® Moths where you store your clothes to prevent moth damage. (Send a pack with your student on dorm move-in day!) Does your bag…

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  8. A Summer Showcase with Flowers From Runnings A Summer Showcase with Flowers From Runnings

    A Summer Showcase with Flowers From Runnings

    For some, summertime means fishing for bass or bluegills, for others it means blasting away at the trap range, but for Debbie Armstrong of Moorhead, Minn., the season means beautiful…

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  9. Beef Cattle Farming for Beginners Beef Cattle Farming for Beginners

    Beef Cattle Farming for Beginners

    Tips for Successfully Raising Beef Cattle on Pasture The Livestock Book by W. R. Thompson and John McKinney, 1952, was intended as an introductory/overview of the potential of raising livestock…

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  10. Storing Horse Feed for Freshness Storing Horse Feed for Freshness

    Storing Horse Feed for Freshness

    Do you know the best way to store your feed in the warm summer months? Read this blog post to learn how to help keep feed fresh.  Read on for…

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  11. Forage and Gastric Ulcers Forage and Gastric Ulcers

    Forage and Gastric Ulcers

    The natural feeding habit of the horse is to eat small amounts of roughages often. Domestication has brought a change to this. Modern management practices incorporate stabling, increased grain-based concentrate…

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  12. Is Avocado a Safe Treat for your Chicken? Is Avocado a Safe Treat for your Chicken?

    Is Avocado a Safe Treat for your Chicken?

    If you’ve ever wondered what treats are safe for your chicken, the answers may surprise you. First off, no – don’t feed your chicken avocado. Many chicken owners want to…

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  13. What the Fluff Challenge! What the Fluff Challenge!

    What the Fluff Challenge!

    Would you try this fun prank with your furry friends at home?  Let us know in the comments how your pet reacted!  

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  14. Get Ready for Fall Shooting Sports Get Ready for Fall Shooting Sports

    Get Ready for Fall Shooting Sports

    Join outdoor writer Nick Simonson as he shares tips for getting ready for fall shooting sports.

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  15. Poultry Feed Storage Poultry Feed Storage

    Poultry Feed Storage

    Are you experiencing issues with grain mites? Have you ever had the following situation happen to you? You go out to feed your chickens and notice a fine dust on…

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  16. Prevent Overheating in Horses Using Nutrition Prevent Overheating in Horses Using Nutrition

    Prevent Overheating in Horses Using Nutrition

    To understand how to use nutrition to prevent overheating in horses we must first understand fully how the digestive system works and creates heat. In our latest blog post, Standlee…

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  17. Fresh Cab® Rodent Repellent Fresh Cab® Rodent Repellent

    Fresh Cab® Rodent Repellent

    Summer has come to a close. Changing seasons means people usually need to make a few changes around the house too. Whether you are getting warmer clothing out of storage,…

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  18. How to Brace a Lamb How to Brace a Lamb

    How to Brace a Lamb

    Bracing a Show Lamb One of the most challenging factors when raising a market lamb is to teach it to brace. This is full body contact with the lamb to…

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