Month: July 2011

Daily Farmer July 31, 2011

Farm Week in Pictures 7/30/11 Wheat beans are taking off Popcorn around the lane Two items sold! Roof top view of beans from the barn Another view from the roof of popcorn Filed under: Pictures Tagged: Pictures, popcorn, soybeans Read…

Daily Farmer July 30, 2011

If I Only Knew… So often these words are spoken in regret. A missed chance, a loss or an opportunity gone. It’s sometimes a case of coulda woulda shoulda…but opportunity takes action. Lately the focus… Read More! Baked Brie with…

Daily Farmer July 29, 2011

July Is Never Disappointing  There is a fool inside of me that wants to complain a little about July this year.July didn’t bring what I expected.Too much rain, too cold, then too hot, wind, more rain, cool, more wind,… Read…

Daily Farmer July 28, 2011

New Baby Leaves Little Time I want to apologize for not posting as much recently. Hannah has been a great baby so far, but as all babies do, she is now becoming super fussy in the evening. Hence no time…

Daily Farmer July 27, 2011

Corn is Tasseling There’s a raindrop on the lens of my camera as I get out to check out the cornfield. I am checking a field that is close to the road, because it has been raining regularly. Muddy boots…

Daily Farmer July 26, 2011

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… Read More! Road Block…

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…

Daily Farmer July 24, 2011

Baked Brie ~ Happy Birthday to Me! Because it’s my birthday today and calories do not count for me today, I’m having one of my favorite appetizers, ever.  Baked Brie with raspberry jam.  Yum!  Thank you for ALL… Read More! Daily…

Daily Farmer July 23, 2011

Farm Week in Pictures 7/22/11 Our hired hand Randy put this together to use on the forklift.  It has two styles of hitches and a loop to hang a chain from.  The silver pins run through the forks to hold…

Daily Farmer July 22, 2011

Free Trade Agreements – Will It Be TOO Late When Congress Acts? I have read several articles about Free Trade Agreements and their impact to agriculture. Recent bi-partisan progress on the agreements with Colombia, Panama and South Korea had raised…