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Running a dairy farm

I run a dairy farm, and this year has been quite hard. The work is never easy, but this year we've had to stretch the dollars further and work even longer hours to break even. I know a lot of dairy farmers are in the same boat. But we're an innovative industry, so I thought it would be useful to start a blog where we could swap ideas on how to maximise yields and bring down production costs on farms. The more we can share these ideas with each other, the better the whole industry will manage to get through the current downturn.

Latest Posts

Two ways that farmers can prevent unexpected expenses
7 February 2018

If you run a small farm, an unexpected bill can wr

Cleaning and Maintenance of Pool Filter Pumps — A Newbie's Guide
25 January 2017

If your new swimming pool is to stay healthy and c

Helpful Tips to Remember Before Installing a Rainwater Tank
30 August 2016

A water tank can enable you to harvest rainwater f

Things To Know About a Water Testing Facility
11 July 2016

As a first-time owner of a farm, ranch or other ki

Cleaning and Maintenance of Pool Filter Pumps — A Newbie’s Guide

If your new swimming pool is to stay healthy and clear, it's important to keep your pool pump filter clean. Maintenance of the pump itself is probably best left to a professional pool service contractor. However, you can keep the pool pump filter in good condition yourself by following a few simple steps as set out below. Stock up on replacement cartridges For your pump to work efficiently and to keep your pool water clean, you will need to replace the filter cartridge on a regular basis. Read More