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Topics: Agriculture Publication Type: Fact Sheet Information Type: publications Formats: PDF

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October 12, 2007

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Foxtail barley is a tough-to-control perennial weed in zero tillage systems. Herbicides containing glyphosate can effectively control seedlings at relatively low rates with much higher rates required for control of mature plants. Cultural practices that encourage a competitive crop, such as high...


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June 1, 2007

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Weed management in tree nurseries should consist of cultural/preventative measures and should be supplemented by the effective use of appropriate herbicides. Since weeds reduce the growth and quality of nursery plants by competing for nutrients, water and light, nursery growers must plan an...


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October 1, 2005

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Self-guided touring (or driving) routes allow visitors to take in a variety of ag tourism-related experiences. This fact sheet discusses things to keep in mind when considering establishing a touring route, and provides information on how to establish a tour route.


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October 1, 2005

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The owners and occupants of ag tourism ventures may be involved in activities ranging from operating a fruit farm business to offering horseback riding holidays for guests. No matter what the activity, biosecurity precautions are part of the common sense agricultural production management...


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October 1, 2005

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A familiarization tour is used to show an invited group of participants what a group of ag tourism operators in a particular area has to offer. It is a tool to build awareness about tourism product in an area and a chance to showcase individual site operators, attractions and destinations. This...


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October 1, 2005

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Presents a list of the many types of ag-tourism opportunities a farm or ranch operation can diversify into, including various attractions, events and services.


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May 1, 2005

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This fact sheet provides specialized business information on developing and operating a country vacation enterprise. This information was generated by a group of operators who arrived at a consensus of opinion concerning the investment, bookings, costs and revenues for a start-up, two-room...


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February 1, 2005

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Dugouts provide water for a variety of purposes. They can be used as a source for domestic (household) water supplies, livestock watering, as well as raising fish for enjoyment or profit. If the dugout is constructed properly and in a suitable location, very little maintenance is required. If...


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May 1, 2003

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Proper nutrition is essential to the health of all animals, and fish are no exception. Recreationally cultured fish stocked at a reasonable density in a dugout or pond will obtain most, if not all, their nutrition from their environment. Depending on the ecology of each pond, this natural supply...


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July 1, 2001

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The use of public land is authorized under the Public Lands Act for a variety of purposes. Dispositions for community-based cultural and recreational activities are approved as recreational leases.