Top 5 Showmanship Tips from the Experts

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Countless hours are spent preparing a project heifer or steer for show day.
Early mornings and late nights are consumed washing, feeding, clipping and practicing. All of that work accumulates for ‘5 minutes of fame’ – the brief time when an animal walks into the ring and gets a chance to impress the judge. […]

Winterizing Your Garden

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

November is here and so is the crazy weather! Temperatures can range from the 50s and 60s in the mornings and the 80s in the afternoon. This varying weather makes winterizing your garden a daunting task!
November Winterizing Tips:

Move your plants inside your greenhouses.
Start a compost!  Rake your leaves and drop them into a compost bin. […]

November Gardening Tips

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

November Gardening Tips: Still time to add color!
Transform your landscape with the addition of fresh, colorful blooms! Pansies are by far the most popular Winter color. Dianthus (also known as “Pinks”), Snapdragons, Cyclamen, Violas and the fragrant Alyssum are also good choices for cold tolerant annuals. Ornamental Cabbage and Kale provide interesting texture in the […]

7 Stock Show Preparation Tips

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The Fort Worth and County Youth Livestock Shows are around the corner and many students are working with their animals on stock show preparation for the upcoming season. Here are seven tips to consider as you work with your animal.
Diet: Watch and control your animals diet.  Inconsistent feeding can lead to problems in consumption and growth.
Always watch […]



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