• Brian Martin's work to improve his family farm's soils is paying off. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Jim Patrico)

    Listen to the Land

    Young farmer Brian Martin doesn't believe he has to settle for the soils his family has farmed for three generations.

  • Wintry weather with lower temperatures during calving season, combined with less-than-ideal weather during the previous months, has put a damper on what is normally an exciting season for cattle producers. (Progressive Farmer file photo by Sam Wirzba)

    Cold Start to Calving

    Cattlemen across much of the Midwest and Northern Plains have been facing difficult weather conditions so far during this traditional calving month of March. Cattle with poorer body conditions, in particular, are having issues calving in...

  • Across the country, kids are finding best friends sometimes come with feathers. (Progressive Farmer photo by Bill Denison)

    Ag in the Classroom

    When you keep chickens in your backyard, it's vital to feed to stage of life. A chick has different nutritional needs than a hen laying eggs.

Livestock Perspectives

Harrington's Sort & Cull

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