Layden Farms - Asparagus Roots. Sold in lots of 25 with discounts for lots of 50 or more. Call or write for more information: Richard P. Layden; 11443 East 4200 North Road; Hoopeston, IL 60942-6210; (217) 283-6864; (cell) (217) 474-5293
AUCTION: EXOTIC ANIMAL
LOLLI BROTHERS ALTERNATIVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION—Livestock, exotic animal, and bird auction—Largest sale of its kind! Four big sales yearly. Deer, Elk, African Hoofstock Zebras, Camels, Buffalo, Exotic Cattle, Reindeer, Llama, Alpaca, Giraffe, Cage Animals, and Birds, Pet Show Birds, Monkeys, Swans, Rare Ducks, and Geese. Exotic Sheep, Goat, Miniature Horse and Donkey. Phone: 660-385-2516, www.lollibros.com.
DADANT & SONS, Beekeeping Supplies - Let us help you start beekeeping! We are America's oldest and largest beekeeping supplier, serving beekeepers for over 150 years. 888-922-1293, www.dadant.com
Learn the art of cheesemaking. Classes available in Hermann, Missouri with an ongoing schedule available at www.cheesewriter.com. Class participants will make 4 types of cheese, hands-on instruction by a professional cheesemaker. Evening classes met for 5 consecutive weeks. Weekend classes available for groups with prior arrangement. Contact Janet Hurst, 660-216-1749 or firstname.lastname@example.org
STOP CROWS from destroying young corn. Proven method for 2-acre garden or less. Nothing harmful. All materials needed you have at home. Brochure $5. Crows Nevermore, Box 1608T, Black Mountain, NC 28711.
Organic Gardening/Farming Consulta-tion; Education, Installations NATIONWIDE. Organic Pioneer, Jay North, www.GoingOrganic.com;
Free phone consultation 805-794-9126.
FREE FENCE GUIDE/CATALOG- Kencove Farm Fence Supplies - High Tensile, Electric Fence, Woven Wire, Horse Fence, Portable Electric Netting, Rotational Grazing Supplies, Post Drivers, Tools, Accessories and more! Call 800-536-2683 or visit www.kencove.com. Free shipping on many items!
HUMUS COMPOST—Organic humus fertility for all plants in all soils. Humus Tea to enhance any fertility program: liquid, organic, sprayable, non-burning, a good energy booster, balanced soik microlife. Ag Pro—organic humus fertility for all field crops, pastures, and legume crops. Microleverage/Kropf Ag Services, 16048 Woodland Rd, Hughesville MO 65334; 660-287-2008; email@example.com, www.microleverage.com
Graft Your Own Fruit Trees! If you can sharpen a pencil, you can graft! Instructions and listing of over 500 varieties of apples, pears, plums, peaches, etc. Send $3.00 to: Singing Tree; Dept. S.F.T., 588 Turner Road; Oxford, NY 13830.
Tomato Cage Plans — Inexpensive, easy to make, using pvc pipe and wood laths; last for years. Cages are 5 ft. tall. Five cages fit in one square foot for storage. For plans send $4.50 check, plus S.A.S.E. to: TOMATO CAGE PLANS; 21842 Fillmore Road, Cascade, IA 52033.
60+ varieties of true-to-type hand-pollinated untreated gourd seeds. Send SASE for Descriptive List. Visit our website quarryfarmgourds.com for photos of all varieties. Order on line or call 419-257-2597. Quarry Farm Gourds 12091 Eagleville Road North Baltimore, OH 45872
LIVESTOCK SALE BARNS
Special Sheep and Goat Sale, Thursday, November 21, 1:00 p.m. Midwest Exchange Regional Stockyards; Mexico, Missouri. Meet the holiday demand. Nancy Schrock owner/operator (573) 253-1080.
225 species of Bare-root Native Plants. Evergreens and Deciduous—Trees and Shrubs. Sizes ranging from 6-12” to 6-8’. Minimum order $100. Write today for free catalog! ALPHA NURSERIES, INC 3737 – 65th St. Holland, MI 49423 Phone: 269-857-7804 Fax: 269-857-8162 www.alphanurseries.com
DUCKLINGS, GOSLINGS: Sebastapols; Brown Chinese; Buff, White, Grey Africans; Buff, Grey Pomeranians; Buff goslings. Pekins, Rouens, Saxony, Appleyards, Magpies, Crested Campbells, many colors of Calls and Runners. Johnson’s Waterfowl, 36882 160th Ave, Middle River, MN 56737; 218-222-3556. Free brochure.
FREE—5 exotic chicks or 3 ducks with every 100 frypan specials ordered, $37.00 + postage. Also hatching Cornish Cross, standard breeds, fancy chicks, ducks, geese, turkeys, bantams, guineas, pheasants, quail, peafowl. Supplies, videos, and brochures: Cackle Hatchery-SFT, Box 529, Lebanon, MO 65536; 417-532-4581; www.cacklehatchery.com.
FREE CATALOG: Commercial Breed and Fancy Breed Chicks, Turkeys, Ducklings, Muscovy Ducklings, Goslings, Guineas, Bantams, Pheasants, Quail, Books, Poultry Raising Equipment, and Hatching Supplies. Hoffman Hatchery, Box 129N, Gratz, PA 17030; 717-365-3694; www.hoffmanhatchery.com.
Poultry plucking is easy and affordable with The Featherman automatic plucker. Pluck farm poultry or game birds spanking clean in seconds while you watch. Featherman Plucker, PO Box 62, Jamesport, MO 64648; 660-684-6035; www.featherman.com.
SUN RAY CHICKS HATCHERY. Spring price special (light/heavy breed mix, 10% broilers) March-May; 100 for $38.95. Call or write for
price list. PO Box 300, Hazelton, IA 50641. Chicks, ducks, turkeys, goslings. 800-872-0481; www.sunrayhatchery.com.
VISIT THE NATIONAL POULTRY MUSEUM in Bonner Springs, KS 66012. Most interesting and educational. Rare poultry antiques welcome. Cash contributions needed. 913-712-1075.
INCUBATORS & PARTS, brooders, medications, wormers, cheap egg cartons, books, feeders, waterers, leg bands, transport crates, range poultry equipment and much more. Shipping is included in most prices! Poultryman’s Supply Company, PO Box 612, Columbus, IN 47203; 812-603-7722; www.poultrymansupply.com.
HORSE FARMING & LOGGING, bimonthly journal about draft breeds and modern horse-powered equipment employed by today’s farmers and loggers who use horse, mule, or ox power; 6 issues/year $28, sample $8 ppd. Visit our website for related books and videotapes. Rural Heritage, 281-N Dean Ridge Ln, Gainesboro, TN 38562; 931-268-0655; www.ruralheritage.com.
40 Acre farm, mostly open pasture, some tillable bottom ground. 14’ x 70’ mobile home, small milking parlor, 20’ x 68’ hoop barn, 2 ponds. Macon County, Missouri; $90,000; Duane Troyer (660) 695-3351.
1100 gorgeous contiguous woodland acres in Ohio, including 70+ acres of fields & pastures $3,000,000.00. (740) 447-2299
100 acre organic farm for sale in Central Texas. Close to proven retail and wholesale markets. www.p2organic.com
BMR84 $49 per 50 pound bag. This is a Brown MidRib synthetic corn for silage or grazing. To order Call 800-843-0390 or for info from breeder call 507-645-6218 1st year production, supplies limited. Glenn Page, 2001 Park Pointe Ct., Northfield, MN 55057, (507) 645-6218
ALBERT LEA SEED, providing high quality organ-ic/conventional farm seed for 85 years. Corn, soybeans, winter&spring small grains, legumes, annuals, natives, forbs, garden seeds. Many other great products. Call for Free 42-page 2008 catalog 800-352-5247
GARDEN SEED FOR COOL CLIMATE, SHORT SEASON AREAS. Specializing in seed for Vegetable, Flower and Herb varieties for far north and mountain areas. All varieties performance tested in Alaska. Your cool weather garden experts. www.bestcoolseeds.com
COMPANION PLANTS. 7247 N. Coolville Rd., Athens, OH 45701.
740-592-4643, fax 740-593-3092. www.companionplants.com . Est. 1982 farmer/family owned. Free pricelist. "Common and exotic herb plants and seeds - culinary, medicinal, native & more
SMALL ANIMAL SUPPLIES
BASS EQUIPMENT—Rabbit and small animal equipment, cages, roll wire, bottles, feeders, etc. Call or go online for free color catalog, 800-798-0150; www.bassequipment.com.
Corn Soap - A dry flow-able soap containing 75% corn and 14% soybean. Abrasive action works to remove grease and grime. Environmentally friendly. Specials for large orders. Free brochure. Layden Farms, Richard Layden, 11443 East 4200 North Road, Hoopeston, IL 60942-6210; (217) 283-6864, (cell) (217) 474-5293
GREASEBUSTER™ TOOLS: Loosen up frozen grease fittings & bearings. Send $39 (includes S&H), or $48 for new Shop Size (includes S&H), or request free information from: T-J TOOLS LTD., PO Box 120, Waynesville, OH 45068-0120; phone or fax 513-897-5142, www.onlinefarmer.com.