Holsteins are the Thoroughbreds of the Dairy Industry

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In 2016, Saratoga City Center played host to 75 male and female calves and more than 1,300 human attendees for the National Holstein Association’s annual conference. These animals were not your average heifers. In fact, the cows in attendance were literally outstanding in their field. Holsteins are the top breed in the dairy industry, and […]

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What is Equine Therapy and Who Does it Help?

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Hippotherapy is defined as “the use of horseback riding as a therapeutic or rehabilitative treatment, especially as a means of improving coordination, balance, and strength.” There are many equine therapy programs across the country that are dedicated to helping special needs individuals achieve a maximum degree of freedom, independence and mobility through tested and innovative […]

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Hardware Stores Have Always Been The Place to Shop

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It used to be that hardware stores were the place you went when you needed some nails, or maybe some plumbing tools to fix that leaky faucet. Over the years, hardware stores have evolved into places where customers can shop for items ranging from large appliances, lighting fixtures, as well as items for your yard […]

Got Milk? Then You Also Need Stainless!

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The rapidly growing popularity of small, local makers of food and dairy products means that there are a growing number of customers who need to upgrade their farm equipment to meet strict codes enforced by the dairy industry. Also, more and more people want to know where their food is coming from. So, local producers […]

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Are you ‘Out of Your Element?’

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Fun Facts About Brass! Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc and is known for its resilience, strength, and high quality. It has been around and in use since ancient times, as both a decorative and utilitarian material. Changing the ratios of copper and zinc when producing brass will result in a material with different coloring […]

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3 Tips for Leash Training Your Dog

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You’ve just brought your new dog home from the shelter and you can’t wait to make him a part of your family. After you’ve played with him, given him toys and treats, and gotten him familiar with his new home, it’s time to take him out for a walk. This is where things can get […]

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