Three Fundamental Tips for Managing Pesticide Residues in Your Produce

16 November 2021
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The usage of pesticides is essential for ensuring food security around the globe. In general, these chemicals are manufactured to eliminate and deter organisms that could compromise sustainable food production. Unfortunately, pesticides can leave harmful residues of the chemical and break down compounds in the edible produce. If you are involved in agriculture, you must practice caution to protect the consumers from the dangers of these residues. This consideration will ensure quality food and eliminate the risk of legal trouble. Read More 

Why Should You Give Your Chickens Calcium Shell Grit?

19 October 2020
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Healthy chickens need help with their diet. You may need to supplement their feed with products that give them a boost. For example, they might need an extra mix of calcium shell grit. Why is this a good idea? Help Your Chickens Process Food Chickens don't have teeth. So, they can't naturally break down the food they eat. If food goes straight to their stomachs without being broken down, then your birds might get sick. Read More 

A Guide On Choosing Irrigation Systems

11 March 2020
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Would you want to install an irrigation system in your home? Read the excerpt below to understand the various considerations you should make when choosing an irrigation system.  Irrigation Permits You do not need a permit to use harvested rainwater from your tank or pond for irrigation purposes. However, you need a licence from the water department if you intend to draw water from a natural water source such as a river or lake. Read More 

What to Consider When Assessing a Potential Used Tractor Purchase

27 February 2020
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When buying a used tractor, many farmers tend to focus only on the potential cost savings they stand to realise from a reduction in the purchase price instead of analysing the machine's true value. Yet, a tractor's purchase price is the last thing that should be considered before making a purchase decision. The purchase price set aside, what are some of the important factors that shouldn't be looked into before purchasing a used tractor? Read More 

Why Allergen Testing Matters to Your Business

11 February 2020
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If you work in the agricultural industry or food processing industry, then you will be well aware of the dangers that allergens can cause. There are millions of people across Australia who suffer from some type of allergy, and in many cases, triggering these allergies could have life-changing consequences for the individuals affected.   What is an allergic reaction? An allergic reaction is caused when an individual's immune system reacts to the presence of a particular allergen. Read More