"I still have 300 acres of anhydrous to put on but I'm thinking about holding off and sidedressing...especially since it has been so wet here in Central IL. We usually have a couple of acres in the ground right now but we haven't even…"
"jeremy gerow said:What does everyone charge for the wholes and halves? Do you figure the butchering into the price or is it separate?
When I sell it is by live wt and the slaughter is seperate. I get $0.75 lb live wt and the slaughter fee is 35.00…"
"I raise pigs/hogs on expired milk. I sell to local people whole and halves ,it took a couple of years to get the word out but now I have a waiting list on them. last year i killed around 650 hog weighing between 300 to 350 lbs. As far as my barns ,…"
"Chris, I really dont see all that many one row planters sold in this area mainly because this is an area that has significant acres of potatoes grow...however my recommendation would be if you have the capability and horse HP would be to go with a 2…"
"I priced a little of everything about a week ago with one local organization and here is what i cam up with.
Anhydrous was 760/ton
My father found another place to go for the dry fertilizer and they were cheaper than what i…"
Chris, I really dont see all that many one row planters sold in this area mainly because this is an area that has significant acres of potatoes grow...however my recommendation would be if you have the capability and horse HP would be to go with a 2 row they are more available and u can usually get a pretty good deal on them for as lil as a couple hundred dollars for a 2 row pulltype and then there is option 2 you can go 4 row with an older planter...in this area there are alot of the older 4 row mcconnells and u can get one of them for $500 or less in some cases simply bc everyone is upgrading they are slower and take alil more maintenance than the newer machines but for starting out i think itd be an ideal fit if you are looking at expansion over time and its a good start up item that can be upgraded over time
I'm from Preston County- I live in a small town called Eglon, which is right on the MD/WV state line. My family owns a dairy farm of about 250 head counting replacements and baby calves. What county is Shady Spring in?