Transformations in agriculture, the sluggish move pace, the main reasons for this conservatism is the mentality. Traditionally all over the world farmers, and all rural areas, from villages and to provincial towns, were conservatives. This is not a feature of the “Russian soul”, but simply a consequence of lifestyle, so I live and work most people associated with agriculture worldwide, starting with USA and Europe, to China and Japan.
The truth is, stimuli can “shake” even the biggest conservatives and it’s money. The possibility of new paths and the use of intensive technologies vividly prove that agriculture is the using of innovations can bring a lot more money than traditional. And can happen again, but not necessarily to use the “forbidden” techniques with the “chemotherapy and antibiotics” enough to properly balance the available components. In the last article we talked about the advantages of using ready mixed feed for fattening, and that the establishment of a small mini-productions via feed not only help the farmer but also provide an excellent opportunity to create your own business with relatively small investments. Today let’s go a little with the other hand and talk for extruded animal feed and their role in the new model small livestock. Continue reading
The first Maine Coon appeared in the U.S. in Maine. Hence arose the name of the breed “Maine Coon”. The first representatives of the breed were color – “tabby” or the nickname “raccoon”.
Of all domestic cats, this breed is the largest. The male can weigh up to 17 pounds and females up to 7 pounds. Perhaps among them there are Pets and larger sizes, but in most cases it is the excess weight.
Wool Maine Coon medium, unlike other felids (e.g. Siberian) they should not often be brushed. But forget about combing is not necessary. If we talk about
the breed standards, we can emphasize the following points:
weight (varies from 6 kg to 12 kg on average);
the body is large, sprawling and well-muscled;
semi-long hair, paws with tufts of hair between the pads of the fingers;
large ears with brushes (often compared to the ears of a lynx);
large eyes different shades: Golden, yellow, or green;
recognized colors are red marble tabby, black and other. Not accepted are: chocolate, brown, lilac, fawn or any other color visually. Continue reading
The need to transport pet transport can arise for the owners of almost any animal regardless of its size, whether it is a pet rat, a parrot, a kitten or a St. Bernard. The journey into the composition of the entire family, including with his beloved dog or cat, the need to take animal to vet, participation in exhibitions, for a long period of moving to another city or country would require the owners of mandatory performance requirements that include both in Russia and abroad.
On the train to Russia
Transport of animals by train in Russia is governed by new rules established by Russian Railways from February 2015. Small animal, whose weight does not exceed 20 kg (dogs, decorative rodents, cats, birds and other Pets, are not included in the Red book) can be transported in the train absolutely any category. When it comes to a long distance train, the ticket will have to buy in the first class (excluding sleeping cars and luxury cars). The weight of such animals will not be added to the weight belonging to the passenger-owner of the animal hand Luggage. Animals in the train must be placed in containers, cages, boxes, baskets, whose size will allow them the freedom to sleep in places for hand baggage. On each ticket for a passenger is allowed only one seat for the transport of animals,each piece may have no more than two small animals. When boarding the train will need: Continue reading