Author Archive for Brian

Keep Calm and Farm on!

So yeah.  It’s September 30th, 2013 and there’s talk of a government shutdown at midnight tonight if Congress doesn’t pull it together.  Also the Farm Bill (which is really just a continuation of the old bill because Congress can’t manage to even get a Farm Bill done once every 5 years!) expires tonight. BUT! The […]

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Farm Week in Pictures 09/21/2013

It’s almost time to reap what we’ve sown on the farm this year.  But not quite.  We’ll start harvesting next week at least a little bit if not all out.  This past week we’ve checked on the maturing crop, sealed up grain bins, and prepped our equipment.  Take a look! Corn from Above I always […]

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First Visit to a North Carolina Cotton Farm

I’ve never seen a cotton field first hand.  Not up close and personal anyway.  I’ve seen a few from afar while cruising the interstate in Arizona, but that doesn’t really count.  Last week I was lucky enough to be in North Carolina attending the AgChat Foundation Conference along with my cotton loving friend Janice Person. […]

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Cutting Corners

The odds are if you come to visit Scott Farms on a given day you won’t find us cutting corners at work.  But sometimes we make an exception. Corn grows tall.  Tall enough that it can cause trouble at intersections on roadways.  So we and many of our neighbors go around about this time of […]

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Corn Porn

Warning!  This post contains gratuitous cornography including graphic imagery of corn reproductive organs.  Male and female parts will be pictured and discussed in detail.  It’s July so that means all our corn has finished the vegetative stages of life and has now entered the reproductive phase.  I figure this is a good time to give […]

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