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USDA Issues Second Tranche of Market Facilitation Program

USDA Issues Second Tranche of Market Facilitation Program

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced on Nov. 15 the second tranche of 2019 Market Facilitation Program (MFP) payments aimed at assisting farmers suffering from damage...

Nov 18, 2019
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Washington Cattlemen’s Fall Heifer Sale

Washington Cattlemen’s Fall Heifer Sale

The Washington County Cattlemen’s Association (WCCA) will host its 8th Annual Fall Heifer Sale on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray, Tenn. The sale...

Nov 11, 2019
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19th edition is here

19th edition is here

The 2019 edition of the Co-op commemorative 4-H/FFA knife is available at your local Co-op. This is the 19th year for the popular program, which has raised nearly $500,000 for these...

Nov 04, 2019
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USDA Invests $2.85 Million in Rural Broadband for Tennessee Families

USDA Invests $2.85 Million in Rural Broadband for Tennessee Families

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has invested $2,856,167 in high-speed broadband infrastructure to create or improve e...

Oct 28, 2019

Agronomy News

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Corn 2019 Performance Review

Corn 2019 Performance Review

With the numbers for this year’s corn harvest in the books, WinField United’s Robert Cossar shares his review of this year’s crop and highlights three Croplan hybrids....

Nov 18, 2019
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Using Ag Technology to Make Precise Seed Decisions

Using Ag Technology to Make Precise Seed Decisions

As this year’s harvest season comes to a close, we’re getting our first glimpses of product performance. Every year, WinField® United’s Answer Plot® program...

Nov 11, 2019
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Take the Fight to Weeds This Fall

Take the Fight to Weeds This Fall

Did you know fall is an excellent time for weed control? Weeds like buttercup, chickweed, henbit, deadnettle, and musk thistle germinate in the fall and remain dormant in a rosette...

Nov 04, 2019
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Higher yields mean higher nutrient removal

Higher yields mean higher nutrient removal

The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service predicts this year’s harvest will bring in record-setting yields for Tennessee corn and soybean producers. However, with...

Oct 28, 2019

Livestock News

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Working Dogs Need Proper Nutrition for Optimal Performance

Working Dogs Need Proper Nutrition for Optimal Performance

Training, exercise and correct nutrition are essential to ensure your working dog’s optimal performance. Food is fuel, and working dogs will run far better and avoid fatigue on a...

Nov 18, 2019
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Mineral Supplements Designed for Local Forages

Mineral Supplements Designed for Local Forages

In a perfect world, the forages grown on our farms would provide all the protein, energy, vitamins, and minerals our cattle need to grow, reproduce, and give milk at a desirable rate...

Nov 11, 2019
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Winter Supplements for Beef Cattle

Winter Supplements for Beef Cattle

Winter is in full swing and now is the time to make sure your feeding program has your herd prepared for the upcoming calving season.  Intelligent decisions now can have a...

Nov 04, 2019
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What is the difference between the feed additives Rumensin and Bovatec?

What is the difference between the feed additives Rumensin and Bovatec?

Both Rumensin and Bovatec are ionophores approved for use with beef cattle. Both can be fed to growing and finishing cattle at specific levels for improvement of feed efficiency. They...

Oct 21, 2019

Rural Lifestyle News

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Control Rodents in Your Home

Control Rodents in Your Home

Rats and mice can be a problem just about anywhere you live. They infest old buildings and crowded, unsanitary areas, but they can also be a problem even in newer homes and clean...

Nov 18, 2019
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Farmco Eases Cattle Feeding

Farmco Eases Cattle Feeding

Farmco feeder wagons are proudly made in Ronks, Pa., and sold through your local Co-op.  Farmco feeders efficiently feed your cows, saving you time and money.  Here are two...

Nov 11, 2019
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Scales Take Guesswork Out of Livestock Management

Scales Take Guesswork Out of Livestock Management

Livestock management involves many important duties, and having an accurate weight on these animals is one of them. Therefore, it’s recommended that livestock producers utilize...

Nov 04, 2019
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Trust Fill-Rite for Fuel Transfer

Trust Fill-Rite for Fuel Transfer

For an AC- or DC-powered fuel transfer pump that provides the flexibility and power to handle even your most difficult applications, look no further than the most trusted name in pumps,...

Oct 28, 2019

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