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crop rotation - is it necessary?

What is crop rotation? What crops need to be rotated? What are the benefits of rotating crops? Is there anything you can do to avoid crop rotation? These and many more questions are answered on my website. Having worked on a farm since I was old enough to pick up a shovel, I have learned nearly everything there is to know about farming crops. I have helped the local organizations harvest enough food from their land to help those who struggle to buy food each year. Hopefully, what I have learned over the many years will help you get the most from your crops.

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If you love vintage and antique farm equipment and tractors because of their unique look and style, you may find yourself considering the purchase or acquisition of an older Ford tractor to restore and fix up. However, if you have never done any type of antique vehicle or farm equipment repairs and rebuilds, you may not know whether or not this is a process that you will be successful at undertaking. Read More 

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Plum trees are a versatile stone fruit tree, and they make a great addition to most any property. If you've never had a plum tree before, you may not realize that it will continue gaining height and width consistently if you don't keep it pruned. While having a large plum tree may sound great, that excess size and growth effort can actually hinder the fruit production and affect the quality of the plums you're getting. Read More 

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No matter how carefully you choose the initial site for a tree, the time may come when it needs to be transplanted. Perhaps it has grown larger than anticipated, it isn't thriving in the chosen area, or you have plans to build something in the existing location -- whatever the reason, transplanting trees requires a certain amount of knowledge and expertise in order to be successful. Following are three tree planting essentials that you need to know before you start. Read More 

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There are many appliances in the home that you probably cannot live without including the refrigerator, the washing machine, and more. When these appliances break down, it can be difficult to live out your regular routine in your home until you have a home appliance service make the repairs. In some cases, you may even have to replace the appliances, which is more devastating since the cost can be expensive. Here are four tips to help you extend the life of your home appliances so that you can save yourself some money and stress: Read More