Do plants have stomachs?

Do plants have stomachs?

We know that livestock have stomachs. We know that the basic function of the stomach is to convert what we feed our animals to nutrients they can use for growth and production. Because the income from our livestock is based on this process we make the effort to provide the management and feed for a healthy functioning stomach. But what about plants? Holmes SWCD Water Quality Technician Joe Christner gives you the scoop.

Is spreading this winter causing you headaches?

Is spreading this winter causing you headaches?

Although we're seeing more rain than snow this winter, it's still important to evaluate your winter manure storage and application needs and make sure your practices are up to par. USDA/NRCS District Conservationist Chuck Reynolds shares show to manage your winter manure needs without giving yourself a headache.