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Types Of Chicks

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Chicks are arriving at Sabinal Grain Company and will be available for purchase through the end of April.  Register your chick at the Purina Mills website and you will receive timely tips and coupons as your chick grows. Learn more about the types of chicks offered by Sabinal Grain Company.  We offer pullets with a 90% accuracy rate. […]

Build Your Own Chicken Coop

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Chickens are attractive to have for many reasons, and there are a growing number of folks who are joining the ranks of chicken owners across the country. However, owning and caring for chickens is not a job for the faint of heart. There are many steps that need to be taken to provide a proper […]

Managing Purple Martins

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Meet some landlords, looking out for their tenants, at a high-rise condo complex. Those tenants are The Martins, and they aren’t people–they’re purple.
Watch this great video from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.

For more information about purple martins, visit:
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/publicati…
http://www.purplemartin.org

Pet Dental Care Tips

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Chew on this…did you know that 8 out of every 10 pets over the age of three suffers from gum (periodontal) disease?  Proper prevention and dental treatment is necessary, without it your pets can suffer from tooth decay, bleeding gums, tooth loss, and even internal organ damage.
February is National Pet Care Dental Month.  Take the […]

Seven Vital Trace Minerals for Cattle

Sunday, January 5th, 2014

Cobalt, copper, iodine, iron, manganese, selenium and zinc are trace minerals important to good cattle nutrition. Ranchers and feedlot operators need to know whether or not these minerals are available in their regions and supplement deficiencies accordingly. This TDN excerpts an article by Oklahoma State University animal nutritionist Fred Owens which identified the geographic availability […]

12 Tips for a Cat-Safe Christmas Tree

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

The Christmas tree might as well be an early holiday gift to your cats. Kitty can’t resist the urge to sniff, cheek rub, claw—and scale the branches to reach the highest possible perch. Don’t blame your cat. It’s normal for cats to compete for the top spot (literally and figuratively) to secure their place in […]

Just Say Whoa! to Colic in Your Horse

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Say Whoa! Now in stock at Sabinal Grain Company!
After the horse swallows; the formula  is quickly absorbed through the lining of the horse’s stomach and enters the bloodstream. These ingredients work with the horse’s body where fluids are drawn into the intestinal tract which soften and break apart the impaction. Then the ionic solution stimulates […]

All Seasons Feeders In Stock

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

All Seasons 300 lb Stand and Fill Feeders are in stock at Sabinal Grain Company.  Before you head to the lease this weekend, stop by and pick up a new feeder!
The Stand & Fill broadcast feeder is the newest line of feeders brought to you by the leader in the wildlife feeding industry, All Seasons […]

Thanksgiving Safety Tips

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

The winter holidays can be fun for the whole family, but let’s make sure it’s not a dangerous time for your pet. Thanksgiving centers around food, so here are a few tips to protect your pet and avoid a visit to the veterinarian.
 Cut the fat:
Fatty or rich foods like beef fat, poultry skin and gravy […]