Surviving The Summer Drought On Your Farm

Drought season always seems to be just around the corner, and the parts of the year that aren’t dry are spent making up for those that are. Surviving drought season on your farm isn’t simple, but there are things you can do to conserve water and manage your farm successfully during these adverse conditions. Read a few of these tips and implement some solutions to drought season.

Testing your water

The quality of water affects everything you do. Water from different sources can vary substantially in quality and will have an impact on livestock health, soil quality and plant growth. Quality depends on weather conditions and careful monthly monitoring should give you a comprehensive overview of what you are working with and what needs to change.

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