By Rick Mesz, Operations Manager
It’s that time of year again. My wife says, “Should we hatch chicks again this year?” This is an opportunity she discovered over 10 years ago when our oldest was still in preschool. Now she’s in high school and driving.
But I have 4 daughters and the youngest has taken over the helm of the chick hatching project. I respond, “I don’t care, but I don’t want anything to do with being responsible for any aspect of the chicks.”
So my wife, Debbie, confirms the girls are up for hatching again and fills out the paperwork to send it off to the University of Missouri extension office to be a participant. Continue reading ““Should we hatch chicks again this year?””
Post written by Mark Niblo, Marketing Director at Durvet | Long Distance Runner | Iowa by Birth-Kansas City by Choice
When you read “The Greatest Show on Earth” in the title, I wasn’t referring to the circus.
I was talking about the largest agriculture show of its kind in the world, the World Ag Expo, held every February in the San Joaquin Valley of California.
Each year this show attracts over 100,000 attendees from over 50 countries. Beginning in 1967 as a local farm and equipment show, the World Ag Expo is now home to over 2.6 million (yes…TWO POINT SIX MILLION) square feet of exhibits. With over 1500 exhibits to see, it’s impossible to see everything available in the three days the expo is going on. Continue reading “Durvet and The Greatest Show on Earth”
Post written by Kerry Glakeler, Brand Manager at Durvet, Inc.
While chick day sales are booming, other areas of the store might be a little slow. This is a great time to take advantage of a spring clean up to freshen up your sales! You’ll be amazed what a little rearranging and clean up can do to spur sales.
Do you have seasonal items that are past season? Could you use them to make gift baskets or a spring kit?
Grooming gift sets are a great last minute purchase. Grab a colorful bucket or a Durvet grooming tote and fill it with grooming tools and fun products like ShamPony shampoo and Shiny Hiny hair gloss, some Poppermint treats and top it off with a bow or some fun ribbon! Continue reading “Spring Clean Up to Freshen Up Your Sales!”