Posted on January 10, 2010 at 8:50am
IN Grandpas day farming was nearly all 'can-do', whether it was livestock or crops. You had to get jobs done yourself to survive, and you mucked in with the neighbours as best you could. Machinery was made so things were done quicker and easier, so one person could farm more land, keep more cattle, and so benefit.
Today farm education is taken over by science and technology. Whether it be the analysis and treatment of disease, the measurement of inputs like fertiliser, the use of computer… Continue