Co-Lin Feed and Seed: Blog Channelhttp://colinfeedseed.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/28000/28949/thumb_co-lin-feed-logo.jpgCo-Lin Feed and Seedhttp://colinfeedseed.comen-USCopyright 2017, Co-Lin Feed and SeedSun, 23 Jul 2017 04:48:10 -0400Sun, 23 Jul 2017 04:48:10 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comNatural Ways to Deter Deerblog_489661498906800http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/48966/natural-ways-to-deter-deerDeer may be elegant, attractive wildlife, but they can be some of the worst backyard and garden pests as they damage trees, eat gardens and flowerbeds, trample foliage and leave feces throughout the yard. While fences can be effective at keeping deer away, harsh barriers can also be eyesores.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 07:00:00 -0400Pecking Order in Chicksblog_497561498906800http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/49756/pecking-order-in-chicksEvery commercial poultry farmer, hobby farmer or urban backyard farmer who keep a few chickens is aware that a pecking order exists in every flock, but how can young chicks fit into that hierarchy?BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 07:00:00 -0400What Is Bugging Your Garden?blog_496481498881600http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/49648/what-is-bugging-your-gardenMany gardeners have a love-hate relationship with the bugs in their garden. There are insects that are undeniably beneficial and great residents, as they enhance pollination, improve soil quality and defend plants against more aggressive, harmful bugs and other wildlife.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Caring for Pigletsblog_496301496289600http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/49630/caring-for-pigletsPigs can be a fun and profitable addition to your farm, whether you are raising a pig for meat or to breed more pigs to sell. It can be a challenge to care for piglets, however, and you need to be ready to meet their particular needs in order to raise thriving, healthy pigs.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Importance of a Chicken Coopblog_487831496289600http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/48783/the-importance-of-a-chicken-coopWith plenty of buzz about how much healthier and more humane "free-range" poultry can be, it may seem better to forget about a chicken coop for your flock.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Common Chick Diseases to Look Out Forblog_485361493636400http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/48536/common-chick-diseases-to-look-out-forA healthy chick will grow strong and be a productive member of your flock, but a sick chick can quickly infect other chicks or introduce diseases to the rest of your poultry.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400Tips On Fly Control For Your Cattleblog_206841493618400http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/20684/tips-on-fly-control-for-your-cattleEvery year spring brings new beginnings. The sun shines, livestock begin to breed, and the grass begins to turn green again. With all that beauty also comes some disadvantages. The one disadvantage you should be aware of is fly season.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 02:00:00 -0400All About Hummingbirdsblog_485551493611200http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/48555/all-about-hummingbirdsHummingbirds are fascinating, but how much do you really know about these flying jewels? Top 10 Questions About Hummingbirds How many types of hummingbirds are there? There are more than 300 species of hummingbirds, but there are only about a dozen species that regularly visit the United States.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Tips to Keep Chicks Entertainedblog_485721493611200http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/48572/tips-to-keep-chicks-entertainedChicks and chickens need stimulation and entertainment to stay healthy, and a healthy, happy chicken is one that will behave better, lay more eggs, and be a more pleasant barnyard or backyard companion.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Deworming Your Cattleblog_104691491044400http://colinfeedseed.com/blog/article/10469/deworming-your-cattleWhen your cattle herd has problems with tape worms, it can wreak havoc with their digestion systems. Knowing what to do about it can save you a lot of problems in the long haul.BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 07:00:00 -0400