As an ice storm prepares to makes its way across the central U.S. this weekend, this video offers a glimpse of the damage caused by an ice storm in Eugene, Ore. last December and how it altered the landscape. If you’ve found any weather-related video lately on YouTube that fellow producers may want to see, send us […]
While much of southern Manitoba felt the wintry blow of a blizzard during the holiday season, its neighbour to the south were having there own blizzard conditions to deal with. Warning: the sound of this clip may send a chill down your spine. If you’ve found any weather-related video lately on YouTube that fellow producers may want […]
In this video by Alberta Agriculture, ranchers share their perspectives on managing acidosis in cattle while swath grazing and grazing standing corn. If you’ve found any weather-related video lately on YouTube that fellow producers may want to see, send us a link and we’ll feature the best of the best in this space – submit your video […]
In what looks to be an annual tradition – and what appeared to be a lovely day – a long “sleigh-train” of horses makes its way over a fresh carpet of snow in Riding Mountain National Park. If you’ve found any weather-related video lately on YouTube that fellow producers may want to see, send us […]
We’ve been hearing lately about the possibility this week of a sequel to the “polar vortex” conditions that swung into North America in the winter of 2014. In this video — for which you might want to grab a snack or a coffee, since it’s about 12 minutes long — storm chaser Cody Ervin explains […]
One of the top priorities for ranchers when winter grazing cattle is fencing. This video by Alberta Agriculture goes over some of the management practices ranchers use for permanent and temporary fence lines, back up fences and more. If you’ve found any weather-related video lately on YouTube that fellow producers may want to see, send […]
Kevin Ford of Kelvington, Sask. clearly has a knack for invention. The long time town employee modified a 915 International combine into a snowblower to help with snow clearing operations. By narrowing the combine’s frame to accommodate the 110-inch wide snowblower, this converted combine now makes the big job of moving nature’s chilly wrath look easy.
In this video by Alberta Agriculture, ranchers share winter grazing management practices that they use in their cattle operations to help keep costs down while meeting the nutritional needs of their herds.
In support of some Canadian farmers on the Prairies who may still have crops stranded in the field, take heart. Snow happens. But it doesn’t always have to put the brakes on harvest, as seen in this video of an Iowa corn farmer’s harvest in 2014.
A dairy farmer in Connecticut is under pressure as a local drought in the area is keeping his forage grass growth low, increasing the likelihood of having to open up his wallet to buy hay for his cattle.