Famous Visitors: The Clydesdales are Coming

Barley growers for Anheuser-Busch were invited to see their famous mascots this week. Most people our age are following faded rock stars or chasing golf balls. We don’t golf much anymore and we haven’t seen a rock star, faded or fresh for a while. We w…

Appreciate a Cow Today

The cow is one of the most under-appreciated animals by the public. People talk of the horse’s roll in settling America but forget that many preferred oxen – cattle – to till and move loads. They were slower, but stronger and usually less apt to spook. They were also something that could be raised from […]

Daily Farmer July 29, 2014

Corn Grows After the Storm  The corn continues to grow and there are places where it is taller than Farmer Fred.  The storm last week provided precious moisture and left minimal destruction in its path.The rain… Read More! Teaching Money Handling…

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Corn Grows After the Storm

 The corn continues to grow and there are places where it is taller than Farmer Fred.  The storm last week provided precious moisture and left minimal destruction in its path.The rain fell in a sheet of water and flooded last year’s fiel…

Teaching Money Handling to Kids

From a very early age teaching money should be part of the education your child learns at home. While we often focus on other important things many children’s extent of money education is balancing a checkbook if that much! Of course age appropriate lessons are important. Teaching money can be as simple initially as the […]