Living the Country Life

Protection Content

Don't let your buildings get zapped
A flash of lightning that strikes a building on the farm can cause a lot of damage. One volt can pack up to 300-million volts of electricity. In comparison, your household current handles 120-volts...
A few ways to protect your animals and minimize losses
Livestock producers lose thousands of sheep, lambs, and other animals to predators, leading to millions of dollars in losses. Coyotes, bobcats, even domestic dogs are enemy number one. Charlie Lee...
Add extra protection against burglary and disasters
What documents and valuables would be hard to replace or leave you devastated if you lost them? Titles and deeds, savings bonds, birth certificates, and family heirlooms are just a few examples of...
Digging around the trees can have detrimental effects for years to come
If you’re involved in a construction project, do what you can to avoid tree damage -- whether the trees have historical or cultural significance, or they are just your favorites. Karen...
TriForce is an innovative, pest control product that provides triple-threat protection against fleas, ticks and mosquitoes for dogs and cats.
Even a little stream on your property eventually reaches a large watershed, so you must control excess nutrients, erosion, and sediment. There are a few key steps to take to protect your stream....
Get on a ladder and clean the gutters on your house. Leaves, nesting birds, and animals can get inside, forming a clog that forces the water to elsewhere. A protective gutter cover will eliminate the...