Month: March 2016

Month: March 2016

Did You Know… We Can Refurbish Chicken Shed Floors!
Image March 18, 2016 Chicken Litter,Farming,Fleet,Rural Services Charmaine Acworth

Refurbishing Chicken Shed Floors Arthy Rural Services can also refurbish chicken shed floors. We understand the importance of a well maintained floor, firm, compacted and free of loose gravel.  There is a often a small window of time available between batches of chickens to complete shed repairs and maintenance.  As well as using our own

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Employee Profile: Meet Merv…
Image March 18, 2016 Chicken Litter,Employees,Fleet,Molasses,Rural Services Charmaine Acworth

EMPLOYEE PROFILE…              Meet Merv…                      “When I get out on the road it relaxes me. There is nothing like the open road.” -Merv- Merv is one of our many long-term employees here at Arthy Rural Services, gracing us with his presence since 2007. If you have ordered chicken litter, lime, gypsum or molasses from us, or

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Soil Testing: What is it and why is it important?
Image March 18, 2016 Chicken Litter,Farming,Rural Services,Soil Care Charmaine Acworth

Why Soil Test? – Report by Agronomist Tony De Vere… The ultimate goal for soil testing is profitability. You want to know what investment in fertiliser will give you the best dollar return. Achieving and maintaining soil fertility is important for sustaining an acceptable level of crop production & quality.

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Updates and Developments: Meet Rexie…
Image March 18, 2016 Chicken Litter,Farming,Fleet,Rural Services,Silage,Soil Care Charmaine Acworth

Meet Rexie! We are always looking for ways we can improve and fine-tune our services to meet our customers needs. Our new bobcat ‘Rexie’ helps us do just that, providing a welcome addition to our fleet.  With chicken farm turn-around times getting shorter and shorter, and increased pressure to provide quicker cleanouts, Rexie enables us

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