Why do farmers use tools and machines?

Answer These tools and equipment allow the farmer to grow crops on a higher amount of acreage in a shorter amount of time that it would take to harvest the crops using animals. Equipment allows farmers to... Read More »

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Do shepherds make good farmers How will the tools be exchanged?

We probably would make good farmers. We know what it's like to protect, guide and nurture sheep, so we could apply those principles to land and crops. Your second question baffles me. I guess yo... Read More »

What do farmers do?

Depending on the type of farming that a person does, modern day farmers perform a wide variety of task and duties that are related to agricultural production. Some of those jobs include managing fa... Read More »

Who is the CEO of Farmers Insurance?

Robert "Bob" Woudstra is president and CEO of the Farmers Group of Companies, as of April 2010. In 2000, he was chief operating office of Foremost Insurance Company when it was acquired by the Farm... Read More »

GAP Programs for Farmers?

According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), good agricultural practices (GAPs) are codes aimed at standardizing "agricultural practices at farm level." Established inte... Read More »