Hub City West Farm and Garden, LLC: Blog Channelhttp://hubcitywest.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/17000/17095/thumb_hub-city-logo.jpgHub City West Farm and Garden, LLChttp://hubcitywest.comen-USCopyright 2017, Hub City West Farm and Garden, LLCThu, 20 Jul 2017 16:44:16 -0400Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:44:16 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comWhat Is Bugging Your Garden?blog_496421498881600http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/49642/what-is-bugging-your-gardenMany gardeners have a love-hate relationship with the bugs in their garden. There are insects that are undeniably beneficial and great residents, as they enhance pollination, improve soil quality and defend plants against more aggressive, harmful bugs and other wildlife.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Caring for Pigletsblog_496231498881600http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/49623/caring-for-pigletsPigs can be a fun and profitable addition to your farm, whether you are raising a pig for meat or to breed more pigs to sell. It can be a challenge to care for piglets, however, and you need to be ready to meet their particular needs in order to raise thriving, healthy pigs.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400How to Stop Your Dog From Bullying Other Dogsblog_487951496289600http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/48795/how-to-stop-your-dog-from-bullying-other-dogsDogs are social animals that are most comfortable with companionship, but that doesn't mean that all dogs naturally get along. It can be embarrassing and even dangerous when a dog becomes a bully, but fortunately there are ways a responsible pet owner can correct their dog's bullying behavior.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400The Importance of a Chicken Coopblog_487761496289600http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/48776/the-importance-of-a-chicken-coopWith plenty of buzz about how much healthier and more humane "free-range" poultry can be, it may seem better to forget about a chicken coop for your flock.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Tips to Keep Chicks Entertainedblog_485661493611200http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/48566/tips-to-keep-chicks-entertainedChicks and chickens need stimulation and entertainment to stay healthy, and a healthy, happy chicken is one that will behave better, lay more eggs, and be a more pleasant barnyard or backyard companion.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400All About Hummingbirdsblog_485481493611200http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/48548/all-about-hummingbirdsHummingbirds are fascinating, but how much do you really know about these flying jewels? Top 10 Questions About Hummingbirds How many types of hummingbirds are there? There are more than 300 species of hummingbirds, but there are only about a dozen species that regularly visit the United States.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Advantages of Mineral Tubsblog_473441491019200http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/47344/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?BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Adding New Chicks to Your Flockblog_473241491019200http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/47324/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.BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Tips on Bottle Feeding Calves, Lambs and Goatsblog_467321488344400http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/46732/tips-on-bottle-feeding-calves-lambs-and-goatsNo matter what type of livestock you raise, bottle feeding hungry youngsters is occasionally necessary. It doesn't have to be a hassle, however, and there are many ways to make bottle feeding calves, lambs and goats easy and enjoyable for both you and the animals. Why Bottle Feed?BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Preparing for Chicks: Setting Up Your Brooderblog_467131488344400http://hubcitywest.com/blog/article/46713/preparing-for-chicks-setting-up-your-brooderSpring is chick season. Whether you are just starting a flock, increasing the numbers of chickens you keep or bringing new breeds home to try. Your brooder is critical to give for your chicks security, warmth and shelter they need for their earliest days.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500