Daily Farmer November 29, 2012

Cultivating Community
In my book “Getting By: Lessons From a Rural Past” community is a focus. In today’s fast paced, jet fueled world we need more cultivation of community. We need more old fashioned…
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Cultivating Community

In my book “Getting By: Lessons From a Rural Past” community is a focus. In today’s fast paced, jet fueled world we need more cultivation of community. We need more old fashioned things like Sunday dinners, porch parties, gathering with friends, town parades, annual celebrations and other things. This doesn’t have to be major things […]

A day in the life…

…of The South Dakota Cowgirl, via her trusty iPhone. I’ve been busier than a one-legged man in a kicking contest folks! And it’s been cold. Monday when I got up it was about 3 degrees outside. When I went to do chores it was a whopping 9 degrees. I figured I’d just walk the third […]

Hauling Grain

 There are trucks on the road in GriggsDakota.We knew last Summer when we put the wheat in the bin that it would have to come out. But on those hot days and nights, time was the deciding factor.Hauling grain from a steel grain bin is not as diffic…

Daily Farmer November 28, 2012

Wordless Wednesday – Queenie & Bella Read More! Time to Put Away the Combines There were tracks in the muddy road. The combines were on their way to the shed for a long winter’s nap. The year suddenly seemed over and it had passed by so quickly that I had to stop and… Read More! Daily Farmer November 27, 2012 Let’s Talk about Food Got questions about food? Let’s talk about it! Emotions can run high when discussing the topic of food production. Many have strong opinions about which production methods are… Read More!