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CASE Implements Hydroponics to Tackle Drought in Jamaica: One Stop Grow Shop Comments

UK hydroponics company, One Stop Grow Shop, have recently commented on how the College of Agriculture, Science and Education (CASE) have tackled the drought in Jamaica with the use of hydroponics.

Slavic Beauty Introduces New Products: Electric Butter Churn and Milking Systems for Cows and Goats

Slavic Beauty is a highly reputable and well established dairy equipment online seller that offers a range of cream separators, butter churns, mini milk labs and more. Dairy Equipment for small farms and homesteaders combine trustable quality with affordable prices. Recently the company Slavic Beauty added new products to their offerings: an electric butter churn 40l/10.5 gal and 55l/15.5 gal and milking systems for cows and goats (systems for sheep available upon request). The company is highly trusted and favored in US as well as all over the world.

Trade Tested Introduces New Range of Chicken Coops to Help Keep Fowl Happy

The backyard is a family's personal territory, there to be customized and utilized as they will. For many this presents an exciting opportunity, and whether creating a tree house for children or growing a small crop of vegetables on a plot, Australians love to make the most of their outdoor space. Owning chickens is a gift that keeps on giving, with fresh eggs most mornings and fresh meat at the end of the season. Trade Tested is encouraging more Australians to take up chicken ownership by stocking a wide range of new chicken coops, in an effort to keep them comfortable and protected.

Yeboah International Farms Seeks Funding Support via Indiegogo for Food Production and Employment in Ghana

LogoYeboah International Farms has over 6000 acres of prime farm land in Ghana, a country with several weather ecosystems. As a result, the farm is able to increase their output by extending their growing season beyond normal. They have earmarked hundred and two hundred acres of their land for cultivating cashew nut and mango respectively. With an updated technology, Yeboah International Farms plans to plant at least six thousand bags of maize every single year.

Four-Point Plan to Improve Irrigation Efficiency Suggested

LogoWith severe drought suddenly returning to central Texas, those who rely on crop growing for a living—and the economy that depends on those crops as well—may suffer. As the upper layers of soil dry and crops being to take a turn for the worst, effective farming and irrigation methods must be employed. And for cotton growers, the practice requires an effective irrigation system that's designed to conserve water. At the recent Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Fort Cobb, Jim Bordovsky, Texas AgriLife Irrigation Research Engineer proposed a four-point plan to improve irrigation efficiency.

Now Is the Time to Check the Health of Your Fall Outdoor Power Equipment

LogoAccording to the outdoor power equipment experts at Do-Cut Sales & Service, now is the perfect time to check the health and safety of fall outdoor power equipment. It's advisable to size up the yard and assess how to dispose of leaves. Can the leaves be blown into the woods or a ravine, or must they be bagged and placed curbside? The answer will help determine the type of equipment needed to handle the task.

Global Salmon Initiative Issues Tender for New Sources of Omega-3 Feed Oils

The Global Salmon Initiative, a group representing many of the world's top Salmon Farming operations, issued a tender for new sources of oils rich in omega-3 to be used in salmon feed. With 84% of the world's oceanic fisheries already at capacity, over-utilized, or outright exhausted, Farmed Salmon are an increasingly important source of food for the growing global population. The Global Salmon Initiative's new worldwide tender for novel oils rich in omega-3 will help ensure that salmon farmers have the feed needed to keep up with growing demand for their output.

Joseph Bentley Carbon Steel Border Spade from Little Garden Company at Unbeatable Prices

LogoA garden or lawn in the house not only increases the aesthetic value of the house but also creates hearty vibes in the environment. In order to enjoy a fascinating little garden, it is essential to clean and maintain it carefully. To cater to this requirement, Little Garden Company is now offering Joseph Bentley Carbon Steel Border Spade for sale. Previously available for £19.99, people can now get this spade for £9.99. 100% FSC approved, this spade is designed for general cultivation. The spade is featured with robust carbon steel blade which helps people in doing their work in the garden more efficiently.

TriState Forestry Equipment Offers Free Flight Into Philadelphia for Customers to Inspect Their Vehicles

TriState Forestry Equipment sells high-quality used forestry equipment and trucks, such as wood chippers, grapple trucks, bucket trucks and skid loaders, to all 50 states. The company is also able to assist international companies interested in their equipment with exports, and have had extensive experience selling and shipping to Canada, and as far away as Australia. Customers can view their vast inventory online and the distributor is always happy to take calls and provide details on any equipment in their fleet. As one of the most trusted names in the used forestry and logging equipment industry, the company guarantees that every vehicle on their lot is inspected by an ISA Certified Arborist to ensure it meets the strictest standards of performance and safety. As a testament to their customer service commitment, TriState Forestry Equipment also offers a free one-way ticket into Philadelphia International Airport, for any out-of-state customers who would like to inspect the company's vehicles.

Cone Bottom Tanks at the Ready as Another Bumper Apple Harvest Approaches

Although slightly less impressive than last year, the UK is expecting another bumper apple harvest. Coupled with the growing popularity of cider beverages, more and more cider producers are expected to enter the market over the coming year. Peterborough-based Enduramaxx enables organisations of all sizes to produce their own ciders, thanks to its range of cone bottom tanks.

New Milk Brand and Cost Savings for Dairy Farmers

As the state of the UK's dairy farming industry remains a hot topic across industry and mainstream media, Peterborough-based plastic water tank specialist, Enduramaxx, emphasises how it can save farmers money through bulk buying and large-scale storage of liquids and chemicals.

A Hose Is the Solution for Summer Gardens: The Hosemaster Comments

A recent article in The Daily Telegraph has highlighted the importance of hose irrigation of garden spaces in the summer, written by the BBC Gardeners World presenter Tony Buckland. The article itself emphasizes the importance of garden and outdoor upkeep in the summer months, especially for those people who have a garden containing live vegetation - whether grass or other plants. Dry weather and higher temperatures often result in people watering their gardens in abundance, in an attempt to avoid the spoiling of foliage.

Hydroponics Is the Method Providing Our Summer Favorites - One Stop Grow Shop Comments

A recent report by the Daily Mail has highlighted the significant role hydroponic cultivation is playing in the UK's fruit and vegetable growth for commercial use. With an expected 75,000 tonnes of British-grown strawberries expected to be purchased just over the course of summer – it is anticipated that hydroponics will be an essential method underlying such a significant crop. The hydroponic technique is the growing of plants with water and mineral cultures, rather than soil. In these controlled conditions, yields can increase significantly and the process is recognized as highly efficient as well as sustainable. Many of the strawberries grown in the UK are incorporated into large grass greenhouses, with hydroponics enabling them to grow downwards from a height, enabling easy picking.

Shell-Ross Co. Partners with BizIQ

Shell-Ross Co., a locally owned and operated provider of seeds, plants, sod and garden and landscaping supplies in Pine Bluff, AR, is pleased to announce the start of a new partnership with BizIQ, a search engine optimization company specializing in local small businesses.

More Rain for Britain – Farmers Urged to Exploit This Free Resource

Whilst the recent bad weather may have hampered agricultural shows, fairs and fetes throughout the country, with more rain on its way, Farmers should be capitalising on this free resource, according to plastic water tanks specialist, Enduramaxx.

Get FISKARS Telescopic Garden Spade from Little Garden Company at Reduced Prices

LogoTo create a beautiful garden, one needs a bunch of appropriate gardening tools. But purchasing lavish gardening tools can be an expensive deal for individuals who love gardening. To assist gardeners in this task, Little Garden Company is providing FISKARS Telescopic Garden Spade at the most competitive prices. Gardening enthusiasts looking for reliable equipment can purchase this Joseph Bentley Garden Tool for just £14.99. Previously priced at £29.99, individuals can get this tool through the company's official online store, Featured with ergonomic design and telescopic handle, this garden spade can be operated with less effort, suitable for working at heights and optimum for digging and tough piercing.

Enhance the Appearance of Garden with Yeoman FSC Carbon Digging Spade from Little Garden Company

LogoWhen it comes to maintaining a yard, gardeners need an array of tools to get their work done. To cater to the needs of people, Little Garden Company is providing Yeoman FSC Carbon Digging Spade to its customer at reduced prices. Customers can now purchase this spade for just £6.49. This spade is ideal for general digging and cultivating around the lawn and flower beds. For comfortable use throughout the day, this Spade is made up with a soft grip D handle. Also, it has a tread edge for greater digging power.

Plastic Storage Tank Specialist Backing Biomass Revolution

Biomass is making significant gains over other fuel as more and more people turn to processing their own. Throughout the process, supplies of water and its storage are imperative for cleaning purposes. Peterborough-based Enduramaxx is providing more and more organisations with the means to collect and store large quantities of rainwater, as well as storing waste water correctly.

Largest U.S. Jinma Tractor Dealer Announces Relaunch of eCommerce Parts Store

LogoKeno Tractors, the United States' largest Jinma tractor dealership, has revamped its online tractor parts store, and is now serving customers throughout the United States. The improved Keno Tractors eCommerce site makes purchasing tractor parts online easier and more intuitive than ever. With improvements to product photos, product descriptions, and the check-out process, customers can now buy tractor parts online from the Keno Tractors Store Front with more ease than any other online tractor part store.

Canada Is Most Trusted Supplier of Farmed Fish, but Most People Ignore Labelling

Canada is the most trusted supplier of farmed fish, according to new research from New Zealand based rain gear manufacturer, Stormline.

Earth Day Texas Champions Hydroponics

Earth Day is a global event which seeks to celebrate ethical and green lifestyles including actions such as recycling, planting and so on. Texas recently held their own Earth Day where hydroponics were championed as the future of farming and food production – a trend which is also expanding in the UK. As urban food production becomes increasingly popular thanks to the rapid rise in population growth, many innovative thinkers are getting together to devise new and brilliant ways of serving the needs of humans in the most effective ways.

Harrisonville Family Center Farm & Home Announces Launching Its New and Innovative Company Website

Harrisonville Family Center Farm & Home, an innovative and forward looking Kansas City farm supply and power equipment store announces its new and innovative company website launch. The company has been serving the region since the mid-1960s and has earned a reputation for reliable and dependable customer service and quality products. The company's newest website is intended to help customers find what they are looking for online in an easy, convenient and organized way. This ultimately will save customers time, trouble and money in finding everything from Kansas City horse & tack related equipment to Kansas City saddles and other similar equestrian related products. With a clean design and easy to use navigation, the new website is designed in a simple and modern way.

TriState Forestry Equipment Running a Special on 2013 International WorkStar

The International WorkStar is a line of heavy-duty trucks produced by International Truck. With MaxxForce Engine options, forestry companies will never have to worry about the challenges facing them throughout their day – this series of trucks is guaranteed to get the job done. TriState Forestry Equipment, a leading provider of logging trucks, chippers and bucket trucks for sale online, makes it a priority to offer the highest quality of used equipment for their customers' needs. It's for that reason they are running a special on their available 2013 International WorkStar.

Hilltop Moringa Farms Launches IndieGoGo Campaign to Raise Funds

LogoHilltop Moringa Farms is a demonstration farm that is building a collection of farms located in the Philippines whose objective is to mitigate climate change by encouraging reforestation.  The idea was first promoted by Joseph Reynolds, who spent some of his childhood in the rainforests of the Panama Canal Zone.  This inspired him with a love of forests and a horror of the deforestation taking place in the Philippines.  "Reforestation is a social question," Reynolds notes, "and by shifting the paradigm for Philippines farmers to place a money-making methodology in front of them, they can be encouraged to achieve beneficial biological and ecological effects and to mitigate climate change."

PermaMatrix Starts Kickstarter Campaign to Help Grow Extraordinary Plants from Ordinary Dirt

LogoThe core concept of this project has been borrowed by PermaMatrix® from Mother Nature. Throughout the history of human civilization, it has been observed that human intervention has little role to play in the flourishing state of forests and meadows. PermaMatrix believes that nature has the best solutions, and they have borrowed some of these ideas to bring soil back to its natural state.