What’s the Best Options to Rid Your Poultry of Parasites

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One of the responsibilities of owning Chickens is make sure they maintain good health.  Chickens can be prone to Parasites and Lice.

But never fear there are lots of products in store to assist you with the control of Bird Lice.  If you are not sure if your flock is affected by parasites, you can do a bit of reading here and learn more about bird dwelling parasites.

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Paramatta Grass – What You Can Do

Giant Parramatta GrassWhat is Paramatta Grass & Why is it so prolific?

Giant Parramatta grass is a coarse tussocky grass, 70-160 cm in height. The seed head is up to 40 cm long and 1-2 cm wide. Stems grow in a fan-like arrangement and the leaf-sheaths are folded. Leaf blades are up to 50 cm long and 1.5–5 mm wide. Its flower head is a dark, slaty green, dense, spike-like panicle 25-45 cm long, with branches usually lax at maturity, and sometimes diverging slightly. The spikelets are 1.5-2 mm long.

Why is it worth removing Paramatta Grass?

Parramatta grass can dramatically decrease economic viability of grazing land and lower land values, by reducing viable carrying capacity and decreased production by up to Continue reading

Top 5 Tips for Keeping Your Pet Comfortable In Hot Weather

Coffs Harbour Produce Suspended Dog BedFACT -

  • Dogs and Cats do not sweat!  They pant to lower their body temperature.  The same principle of evaporation is used, but via panting.
  • Dogs and Cats also seek cool surfaces to lay to draw heat from their bodies.

So What Does That Mean for Pet Owners & How Can You Keep Your Pet Comfortable?

  1. Have multiple sources of water.  Particularly if Continue reading