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Growing food for food -- Hoss Silage 2015

Ranchers are growing food for two types of consumers: the customers, and the livestock. Planning what to feed livestock is a complex process; customer preferences, feed efficiency, economical factors, and more must be taken into consideration. 1,444 more words


Silage Baleing on The Lizard

Met this lovely Cornish Farmer this sunny late September morn who farms from Predannack Manor Farm. He was baleing his silage from the high cliff tops of Predannack a stunning location especially on a day like this. 78 more words


September on the Farm

Farming reminds us of the cycles of life—but so do other things. This summer, I’ve spent most of my time a couple of states away from my home, caring for my mom, who is in her late 80s. 195 more words


Decisions, decisions - Noldy Rust

I don’t know about all you others out there, it may just be me, but I sense that this has been a reasonably kind calving season?? 798 more words



The townland of Ballydrain is so much better than it sounds.  For a start, the name does not come from a drain.  It is an English translation of the Irish… 212 more words

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