Month: February 2013

Daily Farmer February 28, 2013

Aneta Community Orchard and Garden (Part 2) This is a continuation of yesterday’s post which explained the start of the Aneta Community Orchard and Garden.Not all of the work that goes into planting an orchard happens at the planting… Read More!…

Daily Farmer February 27, 2013

Aneta Community Orchard and Garden Project (Part 1)  In our rich agricultural area, it is important to remember that people sometimes have difficulty putting food on the table. Families live from paycheck to paycheck. The elderly struggle to… Read More!…

Daily Farmer February 26, 2013

Is Aspartame in Organic Milk? There is quite a bit of news going around about “Big Dairy” trying to petition the FDA to hide aspartame in milk. You can read the petition: Flavored Milk; Petition to Amend the Standard… Read…

Daily Farmer February 25, 2013

Winter Weary? Imagine the Fun Are you weary of winter? Sometimes on dreary days in GriggsDakota, it seem like a long time since the season changed to cold and white.We decided that we should have a picnic in GriggsDakota. Farmer……

Daily Farmer February 24, 2013

Concrete Angels It happens too often. Somewhere right now a child is being beaten. Somewhere right now the person or persons who were supposed to love them and protect them are using fists and feet to take their… Read More!…

Daily Farmer February 23, 2013

Farm Week in Pictures 02/23/2013 Winter carries on around the farm.  Spring is awfully close though! Filed under: Pictures Tagged: corn, family farm, John Deere, Pictures Read More! Daily Farmer February 22, 2013 Caramel Brownies I know I probably shouldn’t…

Daily Farmer February 22, 2013

Caramel Brownies I know I probably shouldn’t even share this, since at least around here we’re on a weight loss journey, but I figure a brownie once in a while won’t kill us- especially if… Read More! Mission Complete: Seed…

Daily Farmer February 21, 2013

Sleds and Cross Country Skiing Snow has given us a reason to get the sleds out of the quonset.  The Farm Inspector and the Ag Analyst wait patiently for the fun to begin. PowerOn Kirsti and YesSir Mike are going to… Read…

Daily Farmer February 20, 2013

Wordless Wednesday – Cardinals Read More! Sundog Dazzle It was a spectacular morning in GriggsDakota. The day was windy, but not windy enough to reduce visibility. And it was cold outside with temperatures stuck below zero all day giving us a… Read…

Daily Farmer February 19, 2013

What’s Wrong With Moderation? There seems to be a knee jerk response from many of us who raise meat animals that speaking of reduction by choice (not from legislation phasing out) is a bad thing. There are facts that are…