Cows, grass, old tractors, etc.

As March draws to a close, the grass continues to grow, and my father and I have less out-of-town meetings to attend, the activity on our farm should really start picking up.  That’s not to say we’ve just been sitting around the last few weeks, be…

No Farms, No Food

Our friends over at The Farmland Trust, www.farmland.org, whose mission is to “…help farmers and ranchers protect their land, produce a healthier environment and build successful communities,” have a great slogan to promote their activities – N…

Cade’s Corner

As a young boy I had a lot of respect for farmers , so I would try to listen in on all the farming talk. I would latch on to every word as if they had all the secrets to life. I would hear them talk about their crops and say things like ,”…its time…

Blackout Cake with Chocolate Ganache

Blackout Cake Prep: 30 minutes, Cook: 35 to 40 minutes, Serves: 12 to 16 This is a moist, dark chocolate cake, sure to be enjoyed by those who live on chocolate J 1 ½ sticks of softened butter 3 cups of sugar 3 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 4 (1 ounce) squares unsweetened chocolate, melted […]

Maze Corner

Hi to all Corn Maze seekers! They are dragging me kicking and screaming into the world of social media! I am blogging for the first time; hopefully my blogs can be fun and informative. Thanks for taking the time to check out our website and read our Bl…

From the Fields by Cade

This is a fun time at the farm. The flowers are blooming on the pickles , and you can hear the bees humming. Early in the morning you can smell the rich aroma of moist soil . All these things remind me that all the things we put in our soil have to com…