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Battery-powered chain saws blend portability and performance. Use these slides to compare seven different chain-saw options to consider for your property.
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Battery-operated chain saws pair lightweight frames with innovative features to help you cut through tough branches as you clean up your acreage.
Before purchasing a chain saw, consider the work you want to do and where it will be done. Whether you chop firewood or trim trees, regular yard maintenance can take a toll on arms, shoulders, and...
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Planting, maintenance, and other chores can be done by tractors powered by electricity from the sun
Farm equipment innovator Steve Heckeroth has been tinkering with designs to build electric vehicles for 26-years. Small and mid-sized farmers from all over the world and share his enthusiasm for...
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Look around for safety issues before they give you a jolt
Radio interview source: Chip Petrea, Extension  Ag Safety Specialist, University of Illinois   Listen to the radio mp3 or read below One of the primary safety issues for any property is...
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Living the Country Life Radio Program with Betsy Freese
Renewable resource Listen to this radio story (MP3 download) or read below. Radio interview source: Brad Collins, executive director, American Solar Energy Society We used electric fencing...
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Electric fencing is effective and safe when properly selected, installed and maintained. Choose yours to match the animal's capabilities and size. Radio interview source: Stephanie Sexton,...
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Living the Country Life Radio Program with Betsy Freese
Livestock in, predators out Listen to this radio show (MP3 download) or read below. Radio interview source: Stephanie Sexton, marketing and sales director, Premier 1 We've used electric...
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Finding an effective system lets you take advantage of the convenience and flexibility of electric fencing.
Flexibility of fencing Using electric fencing to confine goats can be a convenient way to pasture the animals where they can keep grass and weeds clipped in hard-to-mow places. Electric fencing...
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With all the of green power, it's easy to get confused over the options. Every state offers different renewable energy initiatives, so it's worth the effort to do some research. Radio...
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Harnessing the wind is empowering farmers to achieve ROI, hedge volatile energy costs, and ensure the future of farm and country.
Add profits, minimize costs Across the U.S. and Canada, farmers are looking to advanced wind turbines that offer the best features of large megawatt units. They're also using windmills to...