Most modern gig businesses are fueled by web-based apps that allow service seekers and providers to connect with a few taps of a cell phone. Now farmers and ranchers can do the same with the advent of the HitchPin app.
Pregnant heifers are one cohort on dairies that don’t need nutrient-rich diets. In fact, over-feeding mature heifers can lead to excess fat deposition, which may cause calving difficulties and challenging lactation transitions.
In an ag economy when profits are low and margins are tight, it’s more important than ever to have a factual handle on your farm’s finances, according to ag lender Carmen Michels with Compeer Financial.