Knowledge Center Blog

Welcome to the Farm Credit Knowledge Center Blog!  This blog is a combination of posts from industry experts, Knowledge Center staff and guest contributors covering all aspects of agriculture and life in the country.  We want you to participate in this blog, sharing your thoughts and comments about the topics posted here.

Posts

Hay Is For Horses!

Where are our equine aficionados??  It’s I Love Horses Day (held annually on July 15th).  To honor that, we wanted to share some fun facts about horses (from LiveScience.com)…
 
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National Farriers Week

Its 8 a.m. and John is headed to his truck to start his day.  John has been a farrier for the past 27 years. He specializes in performance horses and horses with special shoeing needs. Most of his clients are in...
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Summer Heat and Livestock

Summer is officially here and it has brought the heat along with it!  Staying cool during these hot summer months is important, both for people and for livestock.  For most humans, we can come inside and cool off relatively easily – but how do we help our four legged friends and livestock? 
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Telling Your Agriculture Story - Why?

If you have attended any agricultural conferences or meetings lately, you very well may have heard someone say that agriculture as an industry needs to do a better job “telling our story”.  That message is resonating more and more through the agriculture community, but have you hear why?
 
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