Month: August 2011

Daily Farmer August 31, 2011

Steel Grain Bins Gain Hopper Bottoms I am sure you’ve heard it said, “If these walls could talk…”On grain farms it’s the storage facilities that could tell the story of the farm.They stand by in every season.Waiting for the… Read…

Daily Farmer August 30, 2011

What a Combine with Tracks Can Do Farmer Fred has been running the CaseIH 2388 combine with tracks through Winter Wheat and Barley harvest and I thought you would like to see what it can do.There were water birds on…

Daily Farmer August 29, 2011

Yes, She is 106! My great aunt Iris celebrated her 106th birthday yesterday. She is the oldest person I have ever known. This is my favorite picture of her. Iris celebrated her birthday with sandwiches, garden… Read More! Hoop Barn Progress…

Daily Farmer August 28, 2011

Agchat Conference 2011 The opportunity to attend the Agchat Foundation’s Agvocacy Conference recently was an experience I won’t forget any time soon.  The Agchat Foundation was formed a couple of years ago as a… Read More! Organic Conventional and Real…

Daily Farmer August 27, 2011

God Bless Good Neighbors! Not enough can be said about having good neighbors.  So often in the “rural” areas, we depend on good neighbors.  It’s so much more than walking over to borrow a cup of sugar or glass of……

Daily Farmer August 26, 2011

Happy Anniversary Jon and Lisa-Family Friday This week Jon and Lisa are celebrating their 29th wedding anniversary. What an amazing accomplishment. Their commitment to marriage is testimonial that love can weather all things (and all weather as… Read More! #ACFC11 Twitter…

Daily Farmer August 25, 2011

Wordless Wednesday Full moon through the trees Read More! When Antibiotics are Necessary-Miley’s Story Giving her antibiotics is the most loving thing we can do. Continue reading → Read More! Fall Update We hope you’re all doing well and have…

Daily Farmer August 24, 2011

Wordless Wednesday: View from our office This is the view from our office for the past 2 days.  Hoping to wrap up chopping today! Putting 4th cutting of alfalfa in the bag for the year!  Feels good to have quality…

Daily Farmer August 23, 2011

Ohio Livestock Care Standards Implemented The Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board  has developed Care Standards that will take effective September 29, 2011. Over the last 18 months, the Board has worked as a group, with sub-committees… Read More! Daily Digest…

Daily Farmer August 22, 2011

Hunk of Meat Monday- New Twist to BLT’s Tonight, I looked in the freezer to see what there was to make and I saw the package of bacon. I had just picked a whole lot of tomatoes from our garden…