Learning a Little about No Till

 The Conservation Cropping Systems project is an experimental near Forman, North Dakota. Each July they hold an open house with a field tour. Farmer Fred and Robbie decided to attend.According to their 2010 annual report:  ”The Conservation C…

Road Block to the Calf Barn

If you’ve been following along with me for a while, you then know my story on bulls and how they seem to always seek me out, well, once again I had a road block to my destination.
On route to the calf barn, where the kids were ‘helping daddy’, the path…

South Dakota Summer

I love his eyes!Summers here the best. Though we might have a 100 degree day here and there, it always cools off at night and even last week, I wanted a light jacket by 11pm. Don’t hate, please? I love this time of year. The grass is green and belly deep. It’s starting to go to seed, and [...]

Daily Farmer July 25, 2011

Juneberries are Ripe  It seems only days ago that Spring finally arrived in GriggsDakota and the Juneberries in the shelter belt were blooming.Click here to visit a post where I explain our row of June… Read More! Juneberries are Ripe  It seems only days ago that Spring finally arrived in GriggsDakota and the Juneberries in the shelter belt were blooming.Click here to visit a post where I explain our row of June… Read More! Sounds Like Life Some time ago Darryl Worley had a hit song about a friend who was seeing problems that really was just “life”. Getting news of the bad sort but could have been worse as well as… Read More! Landowner Lawsuit Today is Sunday so I finally had time to read my state’s FB newspaper. An article on the front page got my attention. It was about how a landowner is being sued by a hunter after falling out of a… Read More! High Tech Ag is Good for the Earth and the Wallet I just got done commenting on a post at Blast Magazine entitled “Modern agriculture’s enormous environmental footprint.”  My comment become long enough that I decided to re-post it… Read More! Daily Farmer July [...]

Juneberries are Ripe

 It seems only days ago that Spring finally arrived in GriggsDakota and the Juneberries in the shelter belt were blooming.Click here to visit a post where I explain our row of June berries. This row has been growing and blooming for many…

Juneberries are Ripe

 It seems only days ago that Spring finally arrived in GriggsDakota and the Juneberries in the shelter belt were blooming.Click here to visit a post where I explain our row of June berries. This row has been growing and blooming for many…