Valley Ag Farm http://valleyagfarmandgarden.comCompany blogs, tips and how-tos Ag Farm http://valleyagfarmandgarden.comen-USCopyright 2018, Valley Ag Farm Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:48:13 -0500Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:48:13 -0500http://www.newmediaretailer.comIndoor Vegetable Gardenblog_543001514824500 don't need a huge plot of land or the perfect climate to grow vegetables. It can be fun and productive to have an indoor vegetable garden, but indoor gardening is different from outdoor gardening and does take some special care.BlogsMon, 01 Jan 2018 11:35:00 -0500Maintaining Horse Hydration: The Roles of Water and Saltblog_542991514824440 your horse hydrated is a key component in keeping him healthy. There are several ways to ensure that your horse drinks enough and maintains hydration. Read moreBlogsMon, 01 Jan 2018 11:34:00 -0500Dealing With Boredom in Horsesblog_535851513332000 are intelligent, curious animals that bore easily when they must be kept in stalls or small enclosures for long periods. While occasional boredom is normal, extensive boredom can lead to health and behavioral problems, but there are many things owners can do to keep their horses entertained.BlogsFri, 15 Dec 2017 05:00:00 -0500Stock Up on Winter Essentials blog_535841512122400 weather can change rapidly in late autumn and winter may be here before you know it. Stocking up on essential supplies is best done well before the season shifts when severe storms, icy roads and dangerous conditions can make it too difficult to get to a store.BlogsFri, 01 Dec 2017 05:00:00 -0500Winter Horse Care Checklistblog_366721510740000 are resilient and can survive many adverse conditions, but taking proper care of your horse in winter is essential to keep them healthy, safe and comfortable even in the worst weather.BlogsWed, 15 Nov 2017 05:00:00 -0500Winterizing Your Flockblog_525381509526800 need 14 to 16 hours of "daylight. " One of the best ways to keep up egg production is to continue providing supplemental lighting to extend the "daylight" hours until the sun can take over full time. A single 60 to 100 watt bulb set on a timer will suffice.BlogsWed, 01 Nov 2017 05:00:00 -0400How to Adjust Horses to the Changing Seasonsblog_520281508058000 seasons can bring about potential problems for horses and their owners. Pasture quality changes with every season, but the changes from summer to fall are especially significant. During the fall, there are often warm sunny days and cool nights.BlogsSun, 15 Oct 2017 05:00:00 -0400Keeping your Hens Healthy and Laying This Fallblog_520271506848400 is upon us and it's time to say hello to fresh air and goodbye to stifling hot temperatures. Of course, if you're raising chickens for eggs, you will need to take a few steps to ensure your hens stay in production during the fall and winter months.BlogsSun, 01 Oct 2017 05:00:00 -0400Giving Your Chickens a Dust Bathblog_514881504238400 dust bath is more than a fun game or occasional entertainment for your chickens - it is an essential part of grooming to keep the birds' skin and feathers in peak condition and free of mites, fleas, lice and other parasites.BlogsFri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Summer Exercise Ideas to Enjoy With Your petblog_514951504238400 form of exercise should be a part of every person's daily routine. With the warm weather still holding strong, there's no better time to be outside, breaking a sweat, and soaking up some sun.BlogsFri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400