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 2017, Akins Feed Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:55:54 -0400Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:55:54 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comHow to Solve Trailer Loading Issues with Your Horseblog_494271504252800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/49427/how-to-solve-trailer-loading-issues-with-your-horseAny equine enthusiast is well aware with the struggles associated with loading a horse into a trailer. It's natural for your horse to experience nervousness and anxiety when being loaded into a trailer whether it 's the first or fifteenth time.BlogsFri, 01 Sep 2017 04:00:00 -0400The Best Kind of Fencing for Your Horseblog_330921502870400http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/33092/the-best-kind-of-fencing-for-your-horseHorses have a wide range of breeds, sizes, personalities and temperaments, and there is no single type of fence that is best for every type of horse.BlogsWed, 16 Aug 2017 04:00:00 -0400Best Ways to Get Rid of and Prevent Fleas and Ticksblog_508351501574400http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/50835/best-ways-to-get-rid-of-and-prevent-fleas-and-ticksFleas and ticks are no one's favorite guests, but dealing with these pests is an inevitable part of pet ownership. Fortunately, there are easy ways to get rid of fleas and ticks and prevent them from coming back.BlogsTue, 01 Aug 2017 04:00:00 -0400Advantages of Mineral Tubsblog_476491500192000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/47649/advantages-of-mineral-tubsIt can be difficult to ensure your cattle have a balanced diet rich in essential minerals once you allow them to range and forage throughout a large pasture. Mineral tubs can be the answer to making sure your cattle have the proper nutrition. What Are Mineral Tubs and Their Benefits?BlogsSun, 16 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0400Cooling Down Your Horse When It’s Hot Outsideblog_418231498896000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/41823/cooling-down-your-horse-when-its-hot-outsideWhen there's hot weather outside, it's essential that you keep your horses cool. Here are some tips on keeping their temperature regulated even when the weather is hot: Water The most obvious thing to keep an eye out for is also one of the most important.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0400Storm Preparation Tips for Horse blog_494261497600000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/49426/storm-preparation-tips-for-horse-cattle-ownersProperly caring for horses or livestock during a threatening storm requires careful planning and preparation. No one is immune to disaster and that's why we implement strategies and plans to overcome dangerous weather. No matter what the disaster may be, it never hurts to be prepared.BlogsFri, 16 Jun 2017 04:00:00 -0400Adding New Chicks to Your Flockblog_487111493625600http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/48711/adding-new-chicks-to-your-flockWhether you need to replace aging hens, want to increase the diversity of your poultry or just need a few more chickens to meet your needs or increase your profits, you must take great care when adding new chicks to your flock.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 04:00:00 -0400Bird Migration Scheduleblog_487121492329600http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/48712/bird-migration-scheduleWhether you enjoy feathered visitors to your yard or feeding station or you regularly travel to wildlife refuges and nature preserves to see a wider variety of species, migration is always an exciting time to see birds.BlogsSun, 16 Apr 2017 04:00:00 -0400How To Manage Winter Pestsblog_472081488358800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/47208/how-to-manage-winter-pestsWarm homes become extremely attractive to pests when winter comes. While during the summer you're worried about the pest that are outdoors, too often we forget about the winter and what can possibly come indoors.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 04:00:00 -0500The Stylish Life of an Equestrianblog_461791487242800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/46179/the-stylish-life-of-an-equestrianIf your personal style revolves around horses - from the corral to the arena and from the farm to the fields - you're an equestrian. But are you dressed the part? The right attire is more than just fashion, it's essential gear for your horse-oriented lifestyle.BlogsThu, 16 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0500