Category: Daily Digest

A summary of todays articles

Daily Farmer November 7, 2013

How Do You Judge Honesty? Do you see honesty in success? How much are those with stumbling blocks criticized and are we honest if we don’t share that too? Stories are good. There was a CEO of a company who wanted to… Read More! Shipping Calves: Day Two Like I said last week, when I started to blog all about my adventures (and then failed to finish the job), Fall is my favorite time of year! I love visits to neighbors, getting to ride through the… Read More! The Morning After Oh what a difference a few hours can make.Especially when we are talking about the weather. The geese settled down on a beautiful Fall evening.  Everything looked very different on the… Read More! SMF Market – Shares and Packages We’ll be answering questions and putting up information for those seeking to buy from, sponsor or gift things from SlowMoneyFarm. As a very small operation on the verge of expansion, we have a… Read More! Daily Farmer November 6, 2013 No Permafrost in GriggsDakota Although the water has had a sheet of ice in some places in the morning, the ice melts away in the sunshine and breeze. We are on borrowed time […]

Daily Farmer November 6, 2013

No Permafrost in GriggsDakota Although the water has had a sheet of ice in some places in the morning, the ice melts away in the sunshine and breeze. We are on borrowed time and the freezing cold mornings remind us of what… Read More! Is Tradition Bad? Food Choices & The Past So often we want to look back to ‘better days’. We think, or imagine, it was better back then. I often say we combine tradition with technology. We’re not opposed to technology but… Read More! Daily Farmer November 5, 2013 November Happenings – 30 Days Ag Bloggers & Movember I’d like to share two activities happening in November; 30 Days of Ag Blogging and Movember. It’s easy to support these… Read More!

Daily Farmer November 5, 2013

November Happenings – 30 Days Ag Bloggers & Movember I’d like to share two activities happening in November; 30 Days of Ag Blogging and Movember. It’s easy to support these events without leaving your home. 30 Days Ag Bloggers Several… Read More! Daily Farmer November 4, 2013 Corn Harvest Underway There is still a long road of harvest ahead, with all of the corn in the field. It has frozen hard and we are hoping that will help to dry the kernels on the cobs down… Read More! Daily Farmer November 4, 2013 Corn Harvest Underway There is still a long road of harvest ahead, with all of the corn in the field. It has frozen hard and we are hoping that will help to dry the kernels on the cobs down… Read More!

Daily Farmer November 4, 2013

Corn Harvest Underway There is still a long road of harvest ahead, with all of the corn in the field. It has frozen hard and we are hoping that will help to dry the kernels on the cobs down somewhat.  Corn… Read More! Daily Farmer November 3, 2013 Daily Farmer November 2, 2013 30 Thankful Treasures It’s the month of Thanksgiving, and we don’t see giving thanks as one day. Every day there’s something to be thankful for…. Read More!

Daily Farmer November 4, 2013

Corn Harvest Underway There is still a long road of harvest ahead, with all of the corn in the field. It has frozen hard and we are hoping that will help to dry the kernels on the cobs down somewhat.  Corn… Read More! Daily Farmer November 3, 2013 Daily Farmer November 2, 2013 30 Thankful Treasures It’s the month of Thanksgiving, and we don’t see giving thanks as one day. Every day there’s something to be thankful for…. Read More!

Daily Farmer November 3, 2013

Daily Farmer November 2, 2013 30 Thankful Treasures It’s the month of Thanksgiving, and we don’t see giving thanks as one day. Every day there’s something to be thankful for. Here’s some that make our… Read More!

Daily Farmer November 2, 2013

30 Thankful Treasures It’s the month of Thanksgiving, and we don’t see giving thanks as one day. Every day there’s something to be thankful for. Here’s some that make our list. 1. I’m… Read More! Daily Farmer November 1, 2013 Preparing for Flight The Fall is getting late, and the geese feel Winter in the air.As the cold has begun to settle in, the geese have begun to gather. The lake is often full of geese on a… Read More!

Daily Farmer November 1, 2013

Preparing for Flight The Fall is getting late, and the geese feel Winter in the air.As the cold has begun to settle in, the geese have begun to gather. The lake is often full of geese on a sunny… Read More! Daily Farmer October 31, 2013 Rollover, Red! This might make you tear up a little, so be prepared. I love that ranchers are helping others! Happy Trails!        Related Stories Wheat Growers… Read More!

Daily Farmer October 31, 2013

Rollover, Red! This might make you tear up a little, so be prepared. I love that ranchers are helping others! Happy Trails!        Related Stories Wheat Growers Help… Read More! Happy Halloween I heard a ruckus in the tree outside at dawn this morning.There was a witch flying around in GriggsDakota.”Old witches and mean mothers are the BEST!” she cackled.She scared the cat!Then turned on… Read More! 2013 Silage Harvest: DONE Our 2013 fall silage harvest is officially complete! We chopped roughly 1970 tons of corn and sorghum silage over 66 calendar days, filling all three of our pits to capacity in the process. It was… Read More! 2013 Silage Harvest: DONE Our 2013 fall silage harvest is officially complete! We chopped roughly 1970 tons of corn and sorghum silage over 66 calendar days, filling all three of our pits to capacity in the process. It was… Read More! Daily Farmer October 30, 2013 Wordless Wednesday Happy Trails!        Related Stories My Cowboy Wheat Growers Help Ranchers “Hope” Exists for South Dakota Ranchers   Read More!… Read More!

Daily Farmer October 30, 2013

Wordless Wednesday Happy Trails!        Related Stories My Cowboy Wheat Growers Help Ranchers “Hope” Exists for South Dakota Ranchers   Read More! Wheat Growers Help Ranchers South Dakota Wheat Growers unite to help ranchers affected by the blizzard. Folks, this is how things are done in The Heartland. They may not be ranchers, but they’re still involved in… Read More! Happy Birthday Joseph  Happy Birthday to the best birthday gift I have ever received,Happy Birthday from your patient Dad and your beautiful Sister, Who is also your talented sister. Happy Birthday from her… Read More! Happy Birthday Joseph  Happy Birthday to the best birthday gift I have ever received,Happy Birthday from your patient Dad and your beautiful Sister, Who is also your talented sister. Happy Birthday from her… Read More! Daily Farmer October 29, 2013 Dairy Farmers and the NFL sponsor Fuel Up to Play 60 Last week, I joined 150 school staff, teachers and administrators at a Fuel Up to Play 60 (FUTP60) program advisor training camp at the Cleveland… Read More!