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  • Nationwide Farm Contingency Planning

    Contingency planning is an important part of farm or ranch management. A contingency plan determines how a farm will respond to a crisis or disaster and how quickly it will be able to resume normal operations. Key decision makers can jump into action without having to come up with a plan in the middle of a crisis. If something tragic happens, are you prepared?
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  • Rabbit Care Basics

    Rabbits are very active, social, and playful animals that will form a close bond with other rabbits and with people— if the environment is right. Believe it or not, rabbits have feelings, too! So, knowing what to expect from a pet rabbit is an important consideration before purchasing one for yourself or for someone else. Rabbits have the potential to be wonderful pets, but it’s important to consider the lifestyle and physical capabilities of a potential pet rabbit owner.
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  • Choosing the Right Propane Supplier

    Choosing to switch to propane can reduce high energy costs and environmental impact, which is why it is such a popular and versatile choice as a cleaner burning fuel. Make your energy transition smooth and convenient by choosing the right propane supplier for your needs.
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  • What Size Propane Tank Should I Get?

    Congratulations! You have made the decision to switch to propane. Now, you may be wondering what size propane tank you need for the size of your home or farm. Propane tanks come in many sizes, and the right size tank can depend on a number of factors, with the average Southern States Energy delivery customer needing a tank between 120 and 1,000 gallons.
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  • Gas Grilling Safety Tips

    The National Fire Protection Association reminds us that June and July are peak months for gas grilling accidents making this the perfect time for a refresher course on the following safe grilling tips.
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  • Conserve Energy Costs with Propane

    Over the past ten years, residential electricity rates have increased nationally by approximately 14%, so says the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Therefore, every family across the country has, in some way, experienced a rise in the cost of their electricity for their home or business. As families look to the future, these charges will undoubtedly continue to rise, so what can be done to deter them? There are numerous tips and tricks to conserve energy at home, but what is a more permanent solution?
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