FARMING

What Is The Difference Between Livestock Farming And Animal Husbandry

Farming BaseDecember 17, 2020

There are a few types of farming when it comes to animals. A lot of farmers decide to buy animals and make a business out of it. One of these farming types is livestock farming and animal husbandry. Both of these farming types take care of different animals, but what…

What Is Friable Soil and Why Is it Important?

Farming BaseDecember 16, 2020

Soil is a very important part of the farmer’s work. They need to know its characteristics and know how to take good care of it in order to grow crops and succeed. It is important to know the types of soil such as friable soil and know its characteristics. So…

Difference Between Primitive Subsistence Farming And Intensive Subsistence Farming

Farming BaseDecember 14, 2020

Subsistence farming has always been the type of farming where people grow crops or raise animals for their personal use. This is the type of farming where farmers use traditional techniques on a small piece of land to obtain food supply for families. There are some different approaches when it…

How Do You Check The Hydraulic Fluid In A Tractor?

Farming BaseDecember 12, 2020

Some tractors use the hydraulic pump for power steering, others have a separate pump for that. That is why it is very important to know how to check the hydraulic fluid in a tractor. Tractor owners should take good care of their machines and know-how to do it. So the…

GARDENING

How Are Mushrooms Grown Commercially?

Farming BaseDecember 1, 2020

Most people like mushrooms and there are many ways you can eat them. They can be fried, baked, grilled, and so on. Some people grow their own mushrooms, but most people just buy them in the store. So, how are mushrooms grown commercially? Mushrooms are commercially grown on mushroom farms,…

Are Brambles (Blackberry Bushes) Carnivorous?

Farming BaseNovember 29, 2020

By definition, carnivorous plants or insectivorous plants are plants that kill and trap other animals in efforts to derive some or most of their bodily nutrients by using their very own enzymes or bacteria in order to digest them.  While brambles or blackberry bushes have some of these characteristics, the…

Which Fruit Has No Seed and No Outer Cover?

Farming BaseSeptember 13, 2020

How do you like enjoying your fruits without having to remove the inedible seeds? Spitting out seeds may feel socially awkward around people. Yet you can not enjoy the crunch of a large seed. Seedless fruitFruit without coverBananasApplesPineapplesPlumsWatermelonsPearsTomatoesCitrus fruits Given an opportunity, wouldn’t you prefer a seedless fruit? It would…

Growing Fruit from Store-Bought Fruit

Farming BaseSeptember 8, 2020

Have you ever kept a compost pile? Then you must have seen some fruits or vegetables grow out of it at some point. You must have wondered how they popped up there and you did not plant them.  It is the nature of seeds to grow. Many of the fruits…