Hurst Farm Supply Blog

Off-Season Inspection: Harvest Equipment

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Jun 18, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Harvest season may be at the back of your mind or the bottom of your to-do list this summer, but the condition and maintenance of your harvest equipment shouldn’t be. As we’ve explored before, proper off-season maintenance can mean the difference between a harvest that is efficient and one that is riddled with breakdowns and roadblocks. Some benefits of off-season harvest equipment care include:

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Topics: John Deere, Harvest

Easy Fixes for Your Common Trimmer Problems

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Jun 4, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Summer is in full swing, making now a great time for kicking back, relaxing and enjoying the sunshine. However, it’s also the perfect time to show off the lawn that you’ve worked so hard to maintain. That, of course, can’t be done without first making sure all of your lawn care tools and equipment are prepared for the season full of tasks ahead.

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Topics: Lawn Maintenance

Father's Day Gift Guide

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on May 14, 2019 9:00:00 AM

As we’re sure you’ll agree, it can be hard to express years and years of love and appreciation for our dads in one single Sunday. Dads support us, teach us, love us and guide us in a way that no one else can! And while everyone expresses love and appreciation in their own way, Hurst Farm Supply wants to make it easier to give your dad a gift that’s as perfect and hardworking as he is.

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Topics: Lawn Maintenance

Buying Guide: Zero-Turn Mowers

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Apr 9, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Our position as “your local John Deere dealer” has come to mean a lot more for our customers since we started way back in ’55. In addition to being our local farmers’ best friend, we also like to be there for all of our weekend warriors!

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Topics: John Deere, Hustler Raptor, Zero-Turn Mowers

Equipment Spotlight: 2633VT Vertical Tillage

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Apr 2, 2019 9:00:00 AM

We are proud to be the best West Texas go-to for quality agriculture equipment products for nearly 65 years. The John Deere brand is known for its ability to deliver quality products. The 2633VT is no exception, and that’s why we’ve placed it under this month’s equipment spotlight.

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Topics: John Deere, Ag Equipment, Tillage Equipment

Hurst How-To: How to Build a Raised Garden Bed

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Mar 12, 2019 9:00:00 AM

What are raised garden beds?

Raised garden beds, otherwise known as garden boxes, are an easy, space-friendly option that is ideal for growing small plots of veggies and flowers. When you choose a raised garden bed, you can expect to enjoy many significant benefits.

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Topics: Gardening Tips, Spring Tips, DIY Tips

A John Deere Closer Look: Families 5 & 6 Utility Tractors

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Mar 5, 2019 9:00:00 AM

In the first two parts of our blog series, A John Deere Closer Look, we covered everything there is to know about Families 1-4 of John Deere’s line of incredible sub-compact and compact utility tractors.

Now, in the third and final installment, we’re putting the spotlight on the most powerful of these machines: John Deere’s Families 5 & 6 Utility Tractors. If the chores ahead of you require a little more horsepower than what Families 1, 2, 3, or even 4 could offer, look no further than the hardest working utility tractors in their class.

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Topics: John Deere, Compact & Utility Tractors

Hurst How-To: DIY Fence Building

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Feb 26, 2019 9:00:00 AM

When it comes to making your house a home, a fence can be a great addition for a number of reasons. Maybe you’re looking for more privacy or security for you and your family? Perhaps your neighborhood is also home to many animals and critters that often find their way onto your property?

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Topics: DIY Tips

A John Deere Closer Look: Families 3 & 4 Compact Utility Tractors

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Feb 13, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Now that we’ve covered everything that Families 1 and 2 can offer, it’s time to ditch the “sub” and move on to the next category of John Deere’s celebrated line of utility tractors. In this new edition of A John Deere Closer Look, we’re placing the spotlight on the specs, features, and capabilities that come with John Deere’s heavier duty Family 3 and Family 4 Compact Utility Tractors.

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Topics: John Deere

Why Off-Season Mower Maintenance is Important

Posted by Hurst Farm Supply on Jan 15, 2019 9:00:00 AM

What it’s All About

Let’s face it: When it’s this cold outside, your mower and its condition as it sits in the shed is probably the last thing on your mind. However, proper off-season maintenance can have some pretty huge payoffs later down the line when you pull your mower back out in the spring.

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Topics: Winter Tips