Small towns don’t normally attract every vacationer. These places are often the best for a weekend of serene relaxation. In America’s small towns, you’ll find fresh food, quirky things to do and a friendly atmosphere. Here are the top five small towns you must visit in the U.S.
Port Aransas, Texas is the only established town on Mustang Island and attracts thousands of spring breakers and families every year. You’ll love this town’s close proximity to the beach, Padre Island, and Corpus Christi. If you love wildlife, Port Aransas is full of native Texas wildlife and activities for getting up close and personal. The University of Texas Marine Science Institute is located right in Port Aransas. This allows visitors to experience wildlife right in the Texas hub for conservation. Here are some things to do in Port Aransas is you’re a wildlife lover.
Operating a forklift is a daily activity for businesses that ship or move large items. This means businesses need the best value for a, often expensive, piece of machinery. A forklift is a huge investment. Different tasks require different types of forklifts. If your business is smaller, you may not have the money to invest in a forklift for every need. If you find that your business only needs a forklift for a few months at a time, renting may be the best option.
Lavender is a plant of many faces. It is a beautiful flower, a fragrant cooking spice, and the producer of a highly regarded holistic healing oil. Each summer, in and around the sleepy town of Hood River, Oregon, nestled beneath the majestic peaks of Mount Hood, the fields burst to life with the buzzing of bees and the brilliant colors of lavender blooms. Add some spice to your next Oregon vacation with a visit to some of Hood River’s renowned lavender farms. Continue reading “Explore These Lavender Farms in Hood River, Oregon” »
Lake Wallenpaupack is a unique lake in the Poconos. This gorgeous lake is the center of tourism and recreation in the area and attracts thousands of visitors each year. There’s much more to lake than tourism though. The beautiful freshwater body of water has a rich history that so many people are curious to learn about. If you’re ever planning to visit, here are the most commonly asked questions about Lake Wallenpaupack. Continue reading “Frequently Asked Questions about Lake Wallenpaupack in Hawley, PA” »
Do you think farmers just stop working in the winter? Of course not. There is still a lot of work to be done, such as preparing for the winter and tending to land and irrigation systems but that is not all. Some farms actually stay open for business in the winter. Many farmers that sell crops during the spring, summer, and fall, will also become Christmas tree farms in the winter. Can’t believe it? Well here are just a few of the things farmers do during the winter. Continue reading “What Do Farmers Do in the Winter?” »
Fresh foods are better than processed foods. They taste better and are generally better for you. It is not easy to find fresh foods, and when you do they can be expensive. However, the best place to experience truly fresh made food is at bed and breakfasts. Bed and breakfasts don’t have the same processed foods as major chain hotels. Their breakfasts are made fresh daily and they are delicious. So in honor of the bed and breakfasts here are some foods that you need to try when they are farm fresh. Continue reading “Farm Fresh Foods You Need to Try” »
Whenever you are operating any kind of heavy machinery it is important to stay aware of your surroundings and always follow proper instructions and precautions. There are specific safety instructions for every kind of heavy machinery and forklifts are no different. In this article, we will list some rules and regulations put forth by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), for properly and safely operating a forklift.
Yes, that is right, there are different kinds of forklifts. All different kinds of jobs call for the right kind of machinery to get the job done. Here we have a list of the different kinds of forklifts and which jobs or situations they are best fit for: