Key Traits of Quality Rainwater Tank Coating

As a farm manager, your role is to ensure operations in the farm run as smoothly as possible. Part of that is making sure there is always enough water for farm use. However, declining freshwater sources have made water such an invaluable resource, and that is why commercial farms are turning to large rainwater tanks. Not only do they offer a reprieve during non-rainy seasons, but rainwater also reduces farm operating costs for commercial farmers. [Read More]

2 tips for keeping your farm supplies and equipment safe during a flood

If a bout of heavy rain is due to occur in the area where your farm is located, and you expect this rain to flood your farm, here are some steps you can take to keep your farm supplies and equipment safe during this period. 1. Bring your stock feed containers indoors  Stock feed must be kept dry. If the floodwater reaches your stock feed bins and comes into contact with their contents, it will inevitably lead to the growth of microbes that will cause the food to turn into rancid mush. [Read More]

Tips on what to look out for when buying a used tractor

When buying a used tractor, there are a lot of things that you need to think about. You want a tractor that can work just as well as a new tractor while not paying too much for it, and these two factors can be difficult to put together. In order to make sure you get the best tractor possible for your needs, while also making sure you don't have to pay an overprice for it, you need to know what to look out for when you're inspecting the tractor. [Read More]

Solar Bore Pumps: Benefits and Applications

When you run a farm, have animals or any other reason to transport water from one location to another easily, having a quality water pump is essential. One option that is ideal for these particular needs is the solar bore pump. While there are also electrical options, there are quite a few benefits offered when you choose a solar powered option. Ability to Reach Out-of-the-Way Places Perhaps the biggest benefit offered when you choose a solar bore pump is the ability to reach areas on your land or farm that are not reachable by the power lines. [Read More]