Burling Mills Inc. : Blog Channelhttp://burlingmills.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/100000/100212/thumb_burling_logo.jpgBurling Mills Inc. http://burlingmills.comen-USCopyright 2017, Burling Mills Inc. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:04:51 -0400Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:04:51 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comTips To Prevent Barn Fliesblog_492651497520800http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/49265/tips-to-prevent-barn-fliesWith summertime in full swing, it means there are longer days and more time you can spend outside with your barn animals. However, summertime and warm weather also means that flies begin to reproduce and will start tormenting your livestock.BlogsThu, 15 Jun 2017 06:00:00 -0400How to Prep Your Show Animalsblog_492611496289600http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/49261/how-to-prep-your-show-animalsNo matter what types of animals you want to show - cattle, horses, sheep, chickens, pigeons, dogs, cats - they need to be at their best to make a favorable impression, and there are certain steps every animal owner can take to impress the judges.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Tips to Keep Chicks Entertainedblog_482981494842400http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/48298/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, 15 May 2017 06:00:00 -0400Tips On Fly Control For Your Cattleblog_408811493632800http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/40881/tips-on-fly-control-for-your-cattleEvery year spring brings new beginnings. The sun shines, livestock begin to breed, and the grass begins to turn green again. With all that beauty also comes some disadvantages. The one disadvantage you should be aware of is fly season.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 06:00:00 -0400Protect Your Horse From Worms and Germsblog_478571492228800http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/47857/protect-your-horse-from-worms-and-germsWhile some worms and germs are beneficial to horses for proper digestive health and an overall healthy immune system, and many others are harmless, there are some pests and parasites that can cause serious health problems even leading to disabilities and death.BlogsSat, 15 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Advantages of Mineral Tubsblog_478531491019200http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/47853/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 -0400Grooming Tips: How to Shed Out Your Horse's Winter Coatblog_469231489550400http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/46923/grooming-tips-how-to-shed-out-your-horses-winter-coatYour horse's winter coat provides essential protection from frigid temperatures, biting winds and snow and ice. When the temperatures rise, breezes turn balmy and the rains warm up with spring, however, that same coat can be uncomfortable and unsightly as it begins to shed.BlogsWed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400Caring for Newborn Calvesblog_469071488344400http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/46907/caring-for-newborn-calvesCattle may seem hardy, but newborn calves can be weak and delicate, and proper care in the first few hours of their lives will greatly improve survival rates and the overall health of newborns.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Keeping Wild Birds Healthyblog_459641487156400http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/45964/keeping-wild-birds-healthyBird enthusiasts enjoy watching birds eat and bathe in their backyards. Here are some important tips to help maintain healthy wild birds:• Keep feeders free from debris, droppings and old seed that has gotten wet and possibly moldy. Moldy seed can spread sickness and disease.BlogsWed, 15 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0500The Importance of Fats in Horse Nutritionblog_459631485946800http://burlingmills.com/blog/article/45963/the-importance-of-fats-in-horse-nutritionIt is well known even to non-horse people that horses are herbivores, but just grazing or feeding a horse a diet of hay alone will not provide them the proper nutrition.BlogsWed, 01 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0500