With so many ropes to choose from, where do you begin? I can imagine that as a beginner roper the number of ropes available in today's selection could be quite overwhelming. We are often asked to help choose a rope, so we wanted to put together a few basic recommendations. If you have a more specific request the ropers here would love to help you choose a new one, but here are a few ideas to get you started.
How To Figure The Horse Supplement Market
Learn about Grand Meadows products at www.grandmeadows.com. Join Grand Meadows President, Nick Hartog, for his first Fireside chat. In this brief video, he'l...
Keep It Dry, Keep It Light: Leather Care Tips for Horse Tack
We have been experiencing a wet, rainy and terribly humid summer. My guess would be that many of you are also battling mold and mildew problems on your tack. If left untreated the fungus can destroy your investment Mold and mildew are both fungi but slightly different in organic composition. Mold is normally green and hairy, while mildew appears whitish-gray and powdery. It is important to know that mold and mildew are not only dirty and unsightly but very harmful to leather tack.…
Terms of the Trade: What Is a Tack Strip?
The many tacks or nails in this piece of wood keep carpet from moving around once installed.
Tack-Sharp Macro Photography Tips
Macro photography opens the door to a new world of photography. The closer you get, the more you'll see things you never knew existed.
Autofocus Tips for Tack Sharp Photography
Sometimes your camera confirms that the AF has been locked but when you review the image later, you see that the camera has missed critical focus. This “false positive” AF lock occurs most often in low light or with a low contrast subject. Photographer Steve Perry has a solution for you. In this video, he [...]
Sharp as a Tack at 90: Here's Why
Brain scans found these 'SuperAgers' had thicker cortexes than their peers.
fabric covered tack board tutorial
During our renovation of my sewing room my husband, Doug, had the idea of creating a floor to ceiling tack/inspiration board. We hung the ...
Why America needs more tack boxes
A "tack box" is a trunk where horse owners keep their saddle, bridle and grooming items. These items are called the horse's tack. As a spin-off of the very successful summer fishing campaign, "Trade your Xbox for a Tacklebox," spearheaded by Bass Pro Shops, I propose, in support of...
CCM Tacks Skates: Why Tacks Are Back
Learn why the legendary Tacks name was brought back to the market with today's advanced technologies
Why You Need to Tack Before Paving
Asphalt emulsion bond coats glue layers of pavement together, give pavements durability by helping them resist shear forces. Here we’ll talk about why you need to tack before paving. By Tom Kuennen Asphalt emulsion bond coats stop delamination and movement of conventional or thin asphalt overlays when they are placed over bituminous, Portland cement concrete [...]
Housing Brass Tacks: What’s “Fair” In Housing?
1.5 AIA and New York State CEUs The Fair Housing Act of 1968 was perhaps the most contested piece of Civil Rights legislation, passed by Congress only in the wake of the assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Today, discrimination in sale or rent of housing on the basis on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and familial status is unlawful. Yet enforcement of…
Sprint tacks $10 charge on to iDEN subscribers not on CDMA
The charge is apparently designed to encourage customers to upgrade to Sprint's CDMA push-to-talk service before iDEN is phased out next year.
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Is This Why Saudi’s Oil Minister Suddenly Changed Tack?
Does Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi have something to prove? Three months ago, with oil prices already in free fall, Mr. Naimi seemed relaxed. He went on holiday. He refused interviews with the press.
How to Stay Sharp as a Tack Brain Activities for Seniors
Here are some ways to keep your brain sharp even as you age.
Brass Tacks: How Seed Suppliers Pick Their Fields
Twice a year, a handful of representatives from as many seed companies gather ‘round a toy-sized tractor to draw numbers from it. It’s the NFL draft of the seed-growing world tucked into a fertile …