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How to Grow Garlic

Time of Planting:  Plant garlic in the fall, usually between September 15 and November 30, after the first light frost of the year. Spacing Requirements:  Keep bulbs intact until right before planting.

Ideas for Decreasing Heat Stress in Horses

As summer drags on, heat can become a serious problem for many horses. The primary way horses cool themselves is through sweating. While the exact mechanisms for inducing sweat production in horses are not yet fully understood, some experts believe that prolonged, consistently high sweat rates can lead to a kind of “exhaustion” of the sweat glands in horses which may result in anhidrosis (the inability to produce sweat adequately).