Akins Feed http://akinsfeedandseed.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/150000/150154/thumb_akins-logo2.jpgAkins Feed http://akinsfeedandseed.comen-USCopyright 2018, Akins Feed Mon, 17 Dec 2018 15:39:31 -0500Mon, 17 Dec 2018 15:39:31 -0500http://www.newmediaretailer.comTips to Keep Pets and Christmas Trees Separateblog_355561544958000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/35556/tips-to-keep-pets-and-christmas-trees-separateIn many homes, a beautifully decorated Christmas tree is the undisputed centerpiece of holiday decorations. Unfortunately, the garlands, tinsel, lights, and ornaments are just as attractive to pets, but can be dangerous if cats and dogs decide this unusual tree is a new and fascinating toy.BlogsSun, 16 Dec 2018 06:00:00 -0500Holiday Gift Guide for Petsblog_538351543654800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/53835/holiday-gift-guide-for-petsOur pets are members of the family and it is only natural to want to include them on our lists for holiday shopping and gifts. But what gifts are best for your pets?BlogsSat, 01 Dec 2018 04:00:00 -0500Shop Local This Holiday Seasonblog_532351542358800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/53235/shop-local-this-holiday-seasonWhether you need to purchase gifts, greeting cards, dinner fixin's, baked goods, twinkle lights, decorations or even just some extra chairs, a new welcome mat, spare bedding or one more air mattress, the holiday season can seem like it's all about shopping.BlogsFri, 16 Nov 2018 04:00:00 -0500Everything You Need to Know About Horse Blanketsblog_530411541059200http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/53041/everything-you-need-to-know-about-horse-blanketsThere are many different types and purposes for horse owners to use horse blankets for their horse. You can't just use any old blanket as many traditional blankets won't fit or suit the purpose. Horse blankets come in different sizes, colors, and are made out of variety of materials.BlogsThu, 01 Nov 2018 04:00:00 -0400Tips for Making it a Better Winter for Wildlifeblog_601311539663780http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/60131/tips-for-making-it-a-better-winter-for-wildlifeWinter is just around the corner, and that means deer, elk, game birds, squirrels, chipmunks and wild birds are shifting into survival mode. Because it's a time of particular stress for wildlife, it also happens to be a time when your actions can have a tremendous impact.BlogsTue, 16 Oct 2018 00:23:00 -0400Fall is Prime Time to Begin a Supplemental Feeding Program for Deerblog_601301538367720http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/60130/fall-is-prime-time-to-begin-a-supplemental-feeding-program-for-deerA buck can have the best genetics in the world, but without the proper nutrition, he'll never achieve his potential. One way to stack the deck in his favor is to supplement his nutrition. Fall is an excellent time to begin this.BlogsMon, 01 Oct 2018 00:22:00 -0400Strategies and Tips for Hunting Whitetailsblog_593111537070400http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/59311/strategies-and-tips-for-hunting-whitetailsDeer hunting season is almost upon us. Many hunters are already visiting their local outdoor shop to pick up the essentials they will need to catch that prized buck near the end of the season.BlogsSun, 16 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400How to Pick the Best Spots for Your Trail Camsblog_593101535774400http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/59310/how-to-pick-the-best-spots-for-your-trail-camsTrail cams are ideal for monitoring trails and feeding areas, capturing videos or photos of visiting wildlife and planning hunts or wildlife watching, but if your cameras are in the wrong spot, you will get inadequate views with poor quality or even no views at all.BlogsSat, 01 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0400Picking The Right Spot For Your Food Plotblog_586681534392000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/58668/picking-the-right-spot-for-your-food-plotFood plots are essential in the development of bigger and healthier animals. An average adult deer will consume approximately 6 pounds of feed per day. If you do the math over the course of a year, that's over 2,000 pounds of feed per year per adult deer.BlogsThu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400Everything You Need to Know About Deer Plotsblog_586671533096000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/58667/everything-you-need-to-know-about-deer-plotsDeer plots - also called hunting, feeding, food or harvest plots, depending on their purpose - can easily be managed to keep deer healthy and help them reach their full physical potential. With just minimal care, plots can be ideal habitats for deer to visit.BlogsWed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400