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Worm Castings Are The Best Known Soil Amendment

worms on a squash

The popularity of worms has grown along with the castings they produce. Stores like Walmart, Farm and Fleet, Tractor Supply, as well as many nurseries now offering pure earthworm castings. Sure, I was a skeptic at first. Does worm manure actually work or is it all hype? Worm Manure is Not Fertilizer Using worm castings will not instantly make your plants burst out of the ground. While it does contain Continue reading Worm Castings Are The Best Known Soil Amendment

Five Great Ideas for Goat Feeders

Great Ideas For?Goat Hay Feeders Hay feeders for goats don’t need to be fancy but they need to be build with a few things in mind. The first thing is goats will waste hay if they can pull it out and drop it on the ground. ?Once hay is on the ground, they will rarely eat it. The second thing is keeping them out of the hay. If they can Continue reading Five Great Ideas for Goat Feeders

Raising Rabbits Without Using Cages

Raising Rabbits Without Using Cages Seems a little strange right? After all, rabbits are prey animals and most breeds wouldn’t last a day in the wild. So how is it possible to raise rabbits without cages? Colonizing rabbits can be as easy as building a large fenced in area and using a guardian animal to protect them. ?Well, actually there is a few problems that you may encounter with that Continue reading Raising Rabbits Without Using Cages