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Daily Farmer November 6, 2012

Securing Dairy’s Future Last week I attended the National Dairy Joint Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida representing Ohio dairy farmers. Dairy producers from all over the country participated in this conference to discuss… Read More! Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase  I hadn’t been to a show in many years, so we attended the Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase in Grand Forks over the weekend. There are more showcases coming up. Follow the link to find… Read More! Happy shopping! I’m offering a discount at my Etsy Shop this week! Use code HappyShopping for a 15% discount! Offer isn’t good on the calendars but  there are still some left!   Related… Read More! Walter CronCat Reports on Election Day Read More! Quick Week Night Grilled Cheese with Chicken There have been a few sniffles going around in our house lately and with the sniffles comes the craving of Chicken Noodle Soup….an easy week night meal for sure but something a little more… Read More! Daily Farmer November 5, 2012 Lemon Tree in GriggsDakota  I had never seen a lemon blossom until these popped out on the potted tree on my porch. I have been humming the song:”Lemon tree, very pretty, and the lemon… […]

Daily Farmer November 5, 2012

Lemon Tree in GriggsDakota
 I had never seen a lemon blossom until these popped out on the potted tree on my porch. I have been humming the song:”Lemon tree, very pretty, and the lemon flower is sweet.”I don’t think about……

Daily Farmer November 4, 2012

Rocking the doors
The craft fair I decided to do was this weekend. I planned and planned and planned. And worked hard for the last month. I had the cutest booth there and while it took a lot of work to set up, it was…
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Daily Farmer November 3, 2012

Cleaning House Creates Order
Clean house can be a term to describe many things. It can be eliminating those people from a company that are no longer needed, or those things from our life that we don’t want to hang onto. It…
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Daily Farmer November 2, 2012

Another Perspective on Prop 37
The following is a guest post from a friend and former student at Etna High School, Charles Peckham. Suffice to say that my life and my politics make me the sort of person whom those opposed to…
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Daily Farmer November 1, 2012

30 Days of Thanks I’m going to do my best to to catalog all the things I have to be thankful for- one or more per day, each day this November. If I miss a day- I’ll simply double up the next time I get to… Read More! Water, Salmon, The Scott River…The Real Story The following is a letter that was written to California Governor, Jerry Brown, from a radical, environmental antagonist who, despite knowing the truth, felt the need to intentionally lie, spread… Read More! Embrace Natural – 9 Simple Things to Do So often when we disconnect with nature, we look for substitutes. In the middle of a bustling city that has ‘everything’ is a park, or table top waterfalls or other things that remind us… Read More! Open Water=Geese in GriggsDakota The geese and I have a few things in common. Number one is that we both like open, not frozen, water in the lakes, sloughs, and rivers of GriggsDakota. I like the orderly way in which they fly,… Read More! Daily Farmer October 31, 2012 Wordless Wednesday Caption This: Everyone be safe tonight with your little ones, and if you’re going Trick or Treating yourself, have […]

Daily Farmer October 31, 2012

Wordless Wednesday Caption This: Everyone be safe tonight with your little ones, and if you’re going Trick or Treating yourself, have fun! Happy Trails! Related StoriesFall Fun!The view from… Read More! Are We Practicing Entitlement Agriculture? As someone who sells to a specific, direct market, I think outside the box on a regular basis. I have to. I can’t deal in volume like McDonald’s or Tyson’s or Smithfield’s… Read More! Are We Practicing Entitlement Agriculture? As someone who sells to a specific, direct market, I think outside the box on a regular basis. I have to. I can’t deal in volume like McDonald’s or Tyson’s or Smithfield’s… Read More! Spooky in GriggsDakota-How to become a Combo Pack  Have you ever thought of becoming a Combo-Pack with your date for Halloween? Here’s how you do it:  First, decide that you would like to be Barbie.Call you local appliance store and… Read More! Ft. Payne             Happy Fall Y’all! Read More! Salted Caramel Cookies I first tried Salted Caramel Cookies last December at a cookie exchange party and I totally fell in love with them.  They are SO, SO good, I love the perfect combination of the sweet […]

Daily Farmer October 30, 2012

Fall planting season has finally arrived
no-till planting wheat into sorghum regrowthWe began planting wheat for our spring silage crop on Monday. All in all, we expect to no-till drill the seed into 90-100 acres. Half of that ground is…
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