On the Blog

Perception Equals Reality

Many of you have probably heard the cliché “Perception equals reality” or “Perception is reality”.  It is very true in any industry or for any subject.   Many of us “know” that lowering the tailgate on your pickup will give you better fuel economy.  The TV show Myth-Busters tested this on their show, and could not find that it increased fuel economy.  They received so much mail claiming that they must have done something wron…   MORE >>

In the Field

Montana Rancher Uses CRYSTALYX® To Offset Fewer Grazing Days

David Maichel runs a 500 pair cow-calf operation in southwestern Montana. His family has been working this same land since 1898. He and four other ranchers graze their cattle on the 100,000-acre Harrison allotment. 35 years ago the allotment was divided into four pastures for rest-rotation management. Now, they're being pressured to reduce the numb…   MORE >>

From the Cattle Call®

Weatherability to Match Any Environment

NEW! from CRYSTALYX® BioBarrel® The CRYSTALYX® BioBarrel® is made from a proprietary blend of ground cereal straw and wood fiber, coated with a soy flour solution that is pressed and molded. It is made of 100% renewable materials. There are no chemicals or adhesives used to make the container, and is designed to degrade as livest…   MORE >>