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04/21/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
It's a good idea for kid beekeepers to wear protective clothing when they check the hive.
It's a good idea for kid beekeepers to wear protective clothing when they check the hive

4 Beekeeping Safety Tips For Kids

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Essentials of Life
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Hobby Farms
04/20/2017 at 20:53. Facebook
You can find trellis materials in the unlikeliest of places!
You can find trellis materials in the unlikeliest of places

8 Unexpected Materials That Make Great Trellises

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Mickey Murcudgeon
Deborah Trierweiler
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04/20/2017 at 13:50. Facebook
Just like pollinating insects flying from field to garden to wildflower to hive, the plan crosses boundaries that separate landowners, chemical applicators and pollinator advocates.
Just like pollinating insects flying from field to garden to wildflower to

Communication Is Key To Honeybee Survival According To Kentucky's Pollinator Protection Plan

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It's not always the easiest call to make.
It's not always the easiest call to make

When Is It Time To Help A Doe In Labor?

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Rita Skaggs
Becky Berning
Lea K Lindstrom
Spring is in full swing, which means flowers are blooming, trees are budding … and grass is growing.
Spring is in full swing which means flowers are blooming trees are

On The Mow Again

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Chip Uren
Karen Opsahl
My Pet Chicken
"A hundred years ago, almost all farms were diversified, and chickens lived in harmony with other livestock and vice versa. By arming yourself with a little knowledge, you can successfully add other livestock to your hobby-farm flock."
A hundred years ago almost all farms were diversified and chickens lived

The Making Of A Menagerie

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Nancy Ziliox
Heidi Staley
Linda Egan
Many people may avoid growing this flavorful plant because of its aquatic nature, but this green is surprisingly easy to grow if you’re willing to provide it with the right growing conditions.
Many people may avoid growing this flavorful plant because of its aquatic

The Secret To Crisp, Flavorful Watercress

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Romano beans produce flat pods packed with plump seeds, and both the pod and the seeds are edible.
Romano beans produce flat pods packed with plump seeds and both the

The Best Bush Romano Beans For Your Garden

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Jeff Lewis
Radishes might be the perfect intercrop: They're fast and compact, do not require a lot of nutrients, and are easy to harvest.
Radishes might be the perfect intercrop Theyre fast and compact do not

4 Great Vegetables For Intercropping

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Microgreens are easy to incorporate into your diet, which is great news because they’re also one of the easiest crops to grow!
Microgreens are easy to incorporate into your diet which is great news

Add Microgreens To Your Garden Lineup

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Do you use medicinals creatively in your flower beds?
Do you use medicinals creatively in your flower beds

7 Medicinal Plants For Creative Landscaping

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Shellie McClish
Protective clothing is often white or light-colored to keep the bees as calm as possible. Being creatures of the forest, bees are put off by dark colors—likely a reaction to one of their main predators, the bear.
Protective clothing is often white or lightcolored to keep the bees as

How To Choose The Right Beekeeping Attire For You

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Terry Shoemaker
Em Carver-Barrass
Ruth Deep
Consider these mole myths busted.
Consider these mole myths busted

3 Myths About Moles

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Jeffrey Peters
Kathy Thompson Skoog
Sharon Beacham Garza
"From tractors, lawn mowers and ATVs to wagons, carts, trailers, hay balers and anything else with wheels, it’s wise to check the pressure of every tire before you rev them up for the year."
From tractors lawn mowers and ATVs to wagons carts trailers hay balers

Why You Need To Check Tire Air Pressure

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Looking to add some quail to your poultry menagerie? These are the best breeds to consider.
Looking to add some quail to your poultry menagerie These are the best breeds to consider

The Best Quail Breeds To Raise

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Bonnie Girton
Em Carver-Barrass
Rachael Holmes
Push mowers do a fine job on small lawns, but with a large yard, you may need a dedicated riding mower in order to keep the grass under control.
Push mowers do a fine job on small lawns but with a

4 Mower Types To Keep Your Farm Well-Maintained

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Vicky Reed
Lisa Stein
Erin Cochran
There's more than one way to castrate a farm animal—and options on what to do afterward, too.
Theres more than one way to castrate a farm animaland options on

How To Castrate A Calf

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Jeannie Kerr
Cornelia Malies
Mickey Murcudgeon
"Most breeders I know—and even some farm stores—refuse to sell chicks during the weeks leading up to and following Easter to prevent the babies from becoming presents."
Most breeders I knowand even some farm storesrefuse to sell chicks during

Why Chicks In Easter Baskets Is A Problem

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Emma Alec Jokinen
Jennifer Chan
Jaclyn Mahone
"The contentment of Dry Ridge Farm's inhabitants—bovine, porcine, galline, human or otherwise—was palpable, and that kind of feeling is contagious."
The contentment of Dry Ridge Farms inhabitantsbovine porcine galline human or otherwisewas

This Is Hobby Farming: The Poultry Farmers

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Any tree frogs singing in your neck of the woods?
Any tree frogs singing in your neck of the woods

Can You Spot The Tree Frog?

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Ann Engel
Debie Kendall
Shellie McClish