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Animal Diseases and Treatments We know how important it is that your animal health is taken care of by a trusted farm and home supply store. That’s why we buy from only the best animal health brands out there. We offer expert advice on how best to treat your livestock and maintain their optimal health. Red Cell Liquid Supplements Farnam’s red cell liquid supplements give your horse the vitamins and minerals for them to perform at their full capacity. According to their website, this is the ‘industry standard’ vitamin-mineral supplement for fueling champion horses....
Horse Costs and Saddle for Sale
Published On: May 11, 2017
The Cost of a Horse The Spruce offers a great breakdown of the factors affecting horse costs–an expense that’s at least ten times greater than any saddle for sale that you’ll find. Horses that are bought for over $10,000 aren’t casual riding horses—they’re bought and sold for use in high-level competitions and often imported from other countries. Their expense has to do with their superior bloodlines and ancestral connection to competition success. The average price of a horse can be anywhere between $1,500 and $3,000, though this number can fluctuate depending on the cost...
Country Apparel and Western Fashion
Published On: April 24, 2017
Western Fashion You know what’s annoying? Seeing the exact same style of shirt in every retail store you go into. We think it’s important that your apparel matches your personality and your lifestyle. Our country apparel and western fashion choices come from trusted brands that really get the style you’re looking for. Best of all, we offer clothes for any gender or age. Pair your new outfit with a pair of boots while you’re at it! In this post, we’ll give a breakdown of some of the brands we offer and how they embody...
Women’s Boots If you’re investing in a pair of women’s farm boots or women’s cowgirl boots, make sure that they’re going to hold up to rigorous outdoor activities and that they match your personal style. Knowing a little bit about the history of boots reveals just how imperative the MO/KS area was in their success. We’ll go into the brands that we stock, the types of boots you can purchase, and the features that make cowgirl boots and women’s farm boots so ideal for country life. The History You can’t really think of equestrian...
Goat Milk For Babies and Caring For Baby Goats
Published On: March 28, 2017
Family Center Farm and Home is a farm supply store that specializes in farm animal supplies, hardware, and apparel. We’ve done a previous post on what to feed your pets, but this article covers only goats—what to feed baby goats, the uses for goat milk, and how to care for your baby goat. Goat Milk for Babies According to Dr. William Sears in an article for Parenting.com, goat’s milk is suggested for patients that have digestive problems or who are unable to handle cow’s milk. You can tell if your child is having difficulties...
What you should be feeding your pets This blog post is entirely about pets and the nutritious diet that will make them wag their tail, purr, nay, and ca-caw with delight. As a farm supply store in Missouri, we know how difficult it can be to find nutritional information for more unorthodox pets. In our opinion, dogs shouldn’t get all the love. Our stock of pet supplies includes toys, beds, and food, though you can visit our saddles section and bird/wildlife section if your interest lies more in horses and birds. Lizards We know...
Outdoor Power Equipment
Published On: February 9, 2017
Outdoor Power Equipment We stock only the best brands for our outdoor power equipment products. STIHL is a Virginia Beach-based company that has manufacturing facilities all across the US. They employ over 2,100 people nationwide to bring you an operation run entirely by a brand you can trust. From manufacturing to product assembly to sales, STIHL does it all. They bring quality outdoor power equipment like blowers, trimmers, brush cutters, chainsaws, and multi-task tools.  They pride themselves on stocking through smaller retails and not mass merchants. They’ve been awarded the ‘Contractors’ Top 50 New...
Parts of a Saddle
Published On: February 3, 2017
Parts of a saddle Want to know everything there is to know about saddles? You do? That’s great! This guide to the different parts of a saddle should give you a basic overview of those phrases you keep hearing but maybe haven’t memorized quite yet. We’ll even give you some helpful tips on how to remember the names of the parts! Saddle up, because we’re about to trot down vocabulary trail. THE HORN We’re going to go through this one first since it’s probably the easiest to remember among the parts of a saddle. Much like...
Southern Style and Western Style Celebrities are embracing country culture and making it uniquely theirs. From celebrities to fashion blogs, everyone is getting in on the chic styling of country clothing. Where some celebrities (like Lady Gaga) have only recently jumped on the western style bandwagon, country stars like Taylor Swift and Maddie & Tae have rejuvenated the country brand to give it a modern twist. Gone are the days where a cowgirl hat and cowgirl boots were the key components of country fashion. Now, almost any piece of clothing can be ‘country-fied’ with...
Country Home Interior Design Blogs
Published On: January 17, 2017
Country Home Interior Design Our selection of housewares will complete any country home. From artistic cow pillows to inspirational wall pieces, we have the items that will turn your home into a reflection of your personality and interests.  Housewares are the little things that make your house a home. Big name stores carry plenty of housewares, but we choose only the products that we think our customers will love from a pool of thousands. In addition, we stock items that would be hard to find anywhere else, such as canning supplies and gun safes....