Month: July 2013

Daily Farmer July 31, 2013

Goodbye again, July This post is a favorite from 2010. The crops were prettier than they are this year. It is good to remember.Goodbye JulyI hate to see you go.I will miss your flowers,and even your weeds.I appreciate… Read More!…

Daily Farmer July 30, 2013

Antibiotic-Free and Responsibly Raised? There’s a trend with restaurants today who find value in promoting their meat as “antibiotic-free” or “hormone-free” or “responsibly raised”. They position… Read More! Strangers Lurking in Your Life I’ve mentioned before the issues surrounding agriculture,…

Daily Farmer July 29, 2013

Speaking of Chicken… I am razzed so much here for having chickens. But I love them. They’re happy birds, full of color and feathers, and even though they got into my petunias and ate them, and I had to install…

Daily Farmer July 28, 2013

Hey How’s the Hay? Not all hay is the same, and like any sized operation we’re looking to save money where we can. Some available cut grass this week has proven to be a learning experience for Connor, and a……

Daily Farmer July 27, 2013

What Do We Eat? Beefiniroom Casserole! Tonight was “dad’s night to cook.” We just picked up some fresh zucchini and yellow squash from the local farmer’s market last night (I stuffed and barbecued a big one last… Read More! Daily…

Daily Farmer July 26, 2013

Can You Look Into The Future? We are! Sometimes it takes just slowing down, taking a few minutes to look at where we’ve been, where we are and where we’re going. Are we still on the right road? Do we…

Daily Farmer July 25, 2013

My addiction Well one of them… I mentioned my #hashtag addiction yesterday. I swear, It’s a week of #confessions, people. Do you have any… Read More! Hide and Seek in the Barley Field “Listen everyone! You hide and I will…

Daily Farmer July 24, 2013

AdFarm: Soybeans Blooming, but Dry The AdFarm soybean field is green and growing.Farmer Fred and the gang have been tending it, there are few weeds.It is not a picture perfect crop, just as it has not been a picture perfect…

Daily Farmer July 23, 2013

Minions Love Milk! Have you seen the movie Despicable Me 2? Those Minions are fun to watch! My sons and I recently saw it at the movie theater. We enjoyed it just as much as the first Despicable Me. The…

Daily Farmer July 22, 2013

Watching the Sky By now it should be raining. We should have had a shower or two.  But the sky has given us only a few drops. I watch the sky in all directions and check the Internet weather… Read More! Daily Farmer…