Month: July 2014

Daily Farmer July 31, 2014

Missouri to Vote on Right to Farm Legislation Since I farm in Missouri and there is a proposed constitutional amendment to the state’s constitution, friends have asked me about resources on the proposition that appears on Tuesday’s… Read More! 20…

Daily Farmer July 30, 2014

Famous Visitors: The Clydesdales are Coming Barley growers for Anheuser-Busch were invited to see their famous mascots this week. Most people our age are following faded rock stars or chasing golf balls. Since we don’t golf much anymore and we……

Daily Farmer July 29, 2014

Corn Grows After the Storm  The corn continues to grow and there are places where it is taller than Farmer Fred.  The storm last week provided precious moisture and left minimal destruction in its path.The rain… Read More! Teaching Money Handling…

Daily Farmer July 28, 2014

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Daily Farmer July 27, 2014

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Daily Farmer July 26, 2014

Daily Farmer July 25, 2014 Get Out of Debt Tips Money is the thing few want to talk about and yet everyone is obsessed with. It is topic of discussion in politics, in holidays and in life. Who has it.…

Daily Farmer July 25, 2014

Get Out of Debt Tips Money is the thing few want to talk about and yet everyone is obsessed with. It is topic of discussion in politics, in holidays and in life. Who has it. Who doesn’t. How do we…

Daily Farmer July 24, 2014

Soybeans Flourish After Rain  The soybeans, late like all of our crops this year, have come to life this week following the rain.Their blossoms, were they larger, would be prized. But the prize of the soybean plant is,… Read More! Celebrities,…

Daily Farmer July 23, 2014

Technology in Food Production Has Reasons for Existing So often when the discussion of food production and farming comes up it seems a bad thing to discuss technology. We wouldn’t think of doing without electronic banking, cellular phones or ATMs….…

Daily Farmer July 22, 2014

Feeding America Past and Present So often we hear how farmers should go to the way it used to be. I wonder how many remember what that was? It’s an ideal, and not far from what we are, but it’s…