5 Largest Goat Breeds
Livestock

5 Largest Goat Breeds

Goats are among the oldest domesticated breeds of animals that have long served man and given him high-value products such as meat, milk, skin, and hair. Goats have long been called “poor cows” because of their low milk yield, lower efficiency in meat production, and lower daily gain. With the changes in consumer habits, goat…

8 Family Farming Benefits
Farming

8 Family Farming Benefits

It is safe to say that people realize more and more how important farming is. Farming enables us a constant food supply which helps us live a healthier and more quality life all around. Unfortunately, family farming has been disappearing over the years, but it is important to learn about it even more nowadays. What…

How Are Mushrooms Grown Commercially?
Gardening

How Are Mushrooms Grown Commercially?

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, in dark buildings. The process…

10 Best Selling Tractors in the USA
Farming

10 Best Selling Tractors in the USA

To make work on fields easier, the farmer must have a tractor. The tractor is considered the most important piece of equipment in agriculture. A tractor, combine harvester, and other machines that make fieldwork easier are the most expensive equipment a farmer owns. It is important, therefore, that the tractor is of exceptional quality so…

Are Brambles (Blackberry Bushes) Carnivorous?
Gardening

Are Brambles (Blackberry Bushes) Carnivorous?

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 question is do brambles have…

How to Raise Feeder Pigs?
Livestock

How to Raise Feeder Pigs?

The domestication of pigs began 8 to 10 thousand years ago in the areas of East Asia, Western Europe, and the Mediterranean. The gradual process of domestication resulted in breeds that store 70% of their muscle mass in the back of their body, which is the most economically important in today’s production. The key to…

What Is the Difference Between Cow and Cattle?
Livestock

What Is the Difference Between Cow and Cattle?

Oftentimes it’s easy to get confused by the various terminology of bovines, cattle, cows, oxen, heifers, bulls, and many more. So who’s one and the same, who’s a part of which family and sub-family, or what makes them differ from one another? The difference between Cow and Cattle is that cattle is simply the broad…

How Do Farmers Sell Their Crops?
Crops

How Do Farmers Sell Their Crops?

The most important factor for the success of any business is sales, including in agriculture. We often see that many problems revolve around agricultural production and the inability to sell adequately at a profitable price. Farmers can sell their crops on a farmer’s market, they can supply shops and restaurants, and even sell their products…