Month: May 2015

Planting is over. Now what do farmers do?

Our 2015 planting season began on April 24. It ended on May 23. The season seemed longer than one month because I don’t believe we ever got a full week of planting in due to rains and waiting on particular fields to dry out. Some people think grain farmers like us work hard for just […]

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Daily Farmer May 31, 2015

Cornerstones, Or It Takes a Village It’s been a long night of memories. Last night my dad called with word of two losses to our community. Neighbors – second family, inspiration – all of those fit. Parenting wisdom of… Read…

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Cornerstones, Or It Takes a Village

It’s been a long night of memories. Last night my dad called with word of two losses to our community. Neighbors – second family, inspiration – all of those fit. Parenting wisdom of it takes a village isn’t new…the difference is the village. In rural areas neighbors may be a half mile, or a mile […]

Daily Farmer May 30, 2015

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Daily Farmer May 29, 2015

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Daily Farmer May 28, 2015

Daily Farmer May 27, 2015 Daily Farmer May 26, 2015 Memorial Day Is Not Happy Many holidays are happy ones. Merry Christmas. Happy Mother’s Day. Memorial Day is a somber reminder of those who paid the request for… Read More!

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Daily Farmer May 27, 2015

Daily Farmer May 26, 2015 Memorial Day Is Not Happy Many holidays are happy ones. Merry Christmas. Happy Mother’s Day. Memorial Day is a somber reminder of those who paid the request for service with their lives. When… Read More!

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Daily Farmer May 26, 2015

Memorial Day Is Not Happy Many holidays are happy ones. Merry Christmas. Happy Mother’s Day. Memorial Day is a somber reminder of those who paid the request for service with their lives. When LCpl Troy Nealey went to… Read More!…

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Memorial Day Is Not Happy

Many holidays are happy ones. Merry Christmas. Happy Mother’s Day. Memorial Day is a somber reminder of those who paid the request for service with their lives. When LCpl Troy Nealey went to serve, he knew the risk. That doesn’t make it any easier to deal with never hearing from him again, and saying that […]

Daily Farmer May 25, 2015

Daily Farmer May 24, 2015 We Are (Not) Monsanto! Today there will be protests, marches and signs made to protest Monsanto. People will say they dominate farmers, they make farmers plant their seed and use their chemicals and… Read More!

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