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5/22/17 | 9:36 AM
Small-to-mid-sized non-traditional farms have unique lending needs. They often don’t fit the traditional requirements for agricultural credit programs. In response, the Farm Service Agency created a flexible microloan program for these non-traditional borrowers. There are two types available... listen now
5/15/17 | 11:30 AM
The right management of your woodlot will provide a lot of cozy fires and heat for your home. Charlie Barden is a forestry professor at Kansas State University. He says the average ten-acre woodlot can produce about five cords of firewood per year. This is enough fuel to provide heat for an... listen now
5/15/17 | 11:20 AM
Doug Reynolds never imagined that one day he would have a herd of goats roaming his acreage near Earlham, Iowa. But when his daughter Macy entered 4-H, she wanted to show goats more than anything. What started as a couple goats, has blossomed into a herd of 30. Getting started with goats can be... listen now
5/15/17 | 11:15 AM
The Yamaha Motorsports company wants us to have safe access to recreational trails, public lands, and riding and hunting areas. If you’re out there on an ATV or UTV, they’re hoping you know how to handle the machine so nobody gets hurt. Steve Nessl is a division marketing manager... listen now
5/15/17 | 1:46 AM
It’s tough to get across a small ravine on your land that has water running through it during rainy stretches. Martin Melville is the owner of a forestry services company and says building a timber bridge over a small stream is a good solution. Before you lay the first log, be sure to... listen now
5/8/17 | 1:47 PM
Bamboo is an alternative crop that can be grown for food, fuel, and furniture in most of the United States. Landowners use it as a thick hedge between them and a dusty road, or to reduce erosion and keep nitrogen out of the streams. It’s also grown as a cash crop for poles, or shoots to sell... listen now
5/8/17 | 1:39 PM
Growing your own grain for homemade goodies is very rewarding, but watch out for diseases that can ruin a good loaf of bread. Julie Dawson is a horticulture professor at the University of Wisconsin. She says if you’re planting a small grain crop for food, do not follow corn. There are... listen now
5/8/17 | 1:32 PM
A few months ago my husband brought home little tablets made from a fruit called the “miracle berry”. He told me to dissolve a tablet on my tongue and then suck on a lemon. I thought he was nuts, but I did it, and I couldn’t believe it – the lemon was sweet, not sour!... listen now
5/8/17 | 1:01 PM
Unless you caught them yourself, the fish you ate for dinner was probably imported from another country. Randy Constant, an organic farmer from Chillicothe, Missouri saw the need for sustainable, locally-grown fish, so he started a business called Quixotic Farming.   Claire Constant is the... listen now
5/8/17 | 12:56 PM
Walk around your land periodically to be on the lookout for any tree saplings that are sprouting up where you don’t want them. It's a lot easier to get rid of them when they’re extremely small. I have invasive white mulberry trees popping up in various spots of my yard. If I don... listen now


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