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List of current turkey crosses

Many people love turkey meat for its taste, nutrient content and low-calorie nutritiveness, and this stimulates the poultry houses to start some types of turkeys in their households that will provide healthy and dietary meat to the family. There are types of turkeys with a high level of egg production, it makes sense to get them to people who want to get fresh homemade eggs daily.
Export of Ukrainian honey became record in 2016
Export of Ukrainian honey became record in 2016
According to the press service of the ASTP, last year's exports of Ukrainian honey became a record. 56.9 thousand tons of honey were exported, which is 21 thousand tons more than last year and 5.8 times more than in 2011. The largest Ukrainian honey was bought by European countries. In particular, last year Germany imported our product at $ 32,600,000 (33% of all honey exports from Ukraine), Poland - at 18.1 million dollars (18.6%) and the United States - $ 17.7 million (18.1%).
How to make your own hands a pond for geese and ducks
How to make your own hands a pond for geese and ducks
Many people who have geese and ducks on the farm faced the problem of the absence of a small pond near their house or garden. Geese and ducks are waterfowl, but can live without a pond. The presence of such a natural small lake can have a very positive effect on the general condition of the birds.
Eggplants in the Moscow region: the best varieties and their description
Eggplants in the Moscow region: the best varieties and their description
Eggplants are hard not to love, but growing them yourself can be very difficult. Especially, if the climatic conditions do not allow it. But he is a man in order to argue with nature itself and come up with hybrid varieties of eggplants, even for growing in the Moscow region. At the same time, there are a large number of such varieties today, and each of them can boast of its special properties, yield or other qualities, making the choice of one of them very difficult.
Top 6 best carrot varieties
Top 6 best carrot varieties
Carrot culture originated a long time ago - about 4 thousand years ago. It is today such a root crop has become an everyday occurrence for us. But once people really appreciated a carrot for its taste and usefulness. The secret is not the fact that the pulp of this once purple root contains a very large amount of beta-carotene, which has a positive effect on the quality of vision.
Retaining wall in the area with a slope with their own hands
Retaining wall in the area with a slope with their own hands
There may be an interesting situation for making a decision - what to get for the organization of a summer house: an absolutely flat or sloping summer cottage. The first option is more familiar and simple. The second option is cheaper in execution, because areas with a rough surface are not so valued among novice summer residents, who are afraid of possible difficulties.
What is the difference between sunflower cake and meal
What is the difference between sunflower cake and meal
Cakes and cake - a variety of the most common wastes of the main technical production, aimed at the processing of sunflower. Usually, the difference between cake and meal is insignificant, since they are obtained in the production of sunflower oil and other food products. What is sunflower cake? Description of sunflower meal Let us summarize: differences in products. These by-products, due to the high content of minerals, vitamins and useful components, are not utilized, but are actively used in
Australian beef conquers global market
Australian beef conquers global market
Last year, Australian producers achieved the greatest profitability since 2006 and, according to the results of the Australian Pastoral Association (MLA), the sales revenue was the same as in 2015. Also in the MLA report, it is noted that Australian manufacturers have achieved the highest productivity in increasing the weight characteristics of livestock, so the efficiency and profitability of cattle breeding is at the highest level.
The main functions of the bee woman in the bee family
The main functions of the bee woman in the bee family
The bee can be called the queen of the hive. She is responsible for the main function ensuring the existence of the entire bee population, the continuation of the species and the maintenance of the viability of the offspring. Each functional subspecies in the hive is responsible for a separate function. Drones are male individuals, adapted only for fertilization of the uterus.
Beehive do-it-yourself: features of making a house for bees
Beehive do-it-yourself: features of making a house for bees
Bees are used to hiding their homes in hollows or thick crowns of trees. Therefore, in order for insects to more quickly acclimatize in a new environment, experienced beekeepers are trying to create optimal conditions for the bees to breed and create delicious honey. In this article, you will learn how to create a hive with your own hands, what are the best materials for bee shelter and options for arrangement.
Great honey extractor with your own hands
Great honey extractor with your own hands
To pump out honey, you need a special device - honey extractor. The price of such a device is not low, so not everyone can buy it. This article will discuss how to make honey extractor with your own hands. How it works? Manufacturing options With electric drive Without electric drive How to make a dipper with your own hands Materials and tools Detailed description of the process How does it work?
Features of the content of bees and independent production of the Varre hive
Features of the content of bees and independent production of the Varre hive
At the present stage of development of agriculture, the issue of honey extraction remains topical, therefore, it is expedient to optimize this process by introducing a frameless housing into the technology of creating a hive. An easy-to-build and easy-to-use bee house will provide insects with comfortable conditions for collecting honey.
Beekeeping for beginners, where to start
Beekeeping for beginners, where to start
Before starting to create an apiary, a beginner beekeeper should theoretically learn the basics of beekeeping. This article contains basic recommendations for a beginner beekeeper: where to start, how to choose the bees, the type of hives, the right care, and much more. Basics of beekeeping, you need to know first of all. Design and maintenance of hives. Bee colony interaction. Nutrition characteristics of bees. Bee propagation. How to obtain and preserve honey. bee products How to choose a bee