Month: August 2014

Daily Farmer August 31, 2014

Daily Farmer August 30, 2014 Inedible Agriculture Most people don’t give too much thought to the agriculture that isn’t food. If they do, it’s often with a condescending view of what is and is not food in their… Read More!

Daily Farmer August 30, 2014

Inedible Agriculture Most people don’t give too much thought to the agriculture that isn’t food. If they do, it’s often with a condescending view of what is and is not food in their opinion. Truly… Read More! Daily Farmer August…

Daily Farmer August 29, 2014

What Does the Next Year Look Like for SlowMoneyFarm? Changes are coming! Some big changes, some not so big ones. Our model of set up will be changing. Some things work, others haven’t . We’ll be a little less organic,…

Daily Farmer August 28, 2014

The view from hereā€¦ Fall is in the air. The grass is beginning to turn. It’s a far cry from the 100 degree temps I experienced in Texas last week (more on that coming soon, I promise)! And I couldn’t…

Daily Farmer August 27, 2014

Rage, Hate & Wrong Actions By now most are aware of the location of Ferguson Missouri. We know the names in the last couple weeks of ordinary people. People like Michael Brown, whose death inspired riots for days. Destruction… Read…

Daily Farmer August 26, 2014

Daily Farmer August 25, 2014 After the Rain  The question is not if it rained. It rained all over Greater Dakota. The question is: How much did it rain? It rained quite a bit. We were happy to see that… Read More! Daily Farmer…

Daily Farmer August 25, 2014

After the Rain  The question is not if it rained. It rained all over Greater Dakota. The question is: How much did it rain? It rained quite a bit. We were happy to see that the grain was… Read More! Daily Farmer August 24,…

Daily Farmer August 24, 2014

AgChat Conference Austin What a week. What. A. Week. This conference was different, in many ways. The fifth one, and the one that generated the most tears. That’s not a bad thing. Some were happy tears. Some tears of… Read…

Daily Farmer August 23, 2014

Daily Farmer August 22, 2014 Hog Days Annual Labor Day Festivals At one time Kewanee IL had more hogs in the area than people. Farmers produced hogs in this fertile region often on pasture. The days of confinement systems have……

Daily Farmer August 22, 2014

Hog Days Annual Labor Day Festivals At one time Kewanee IL had more hogs in the area than people. Farmers produced hogs in this fertile region often on pasture. The days of confinement systems have changed some things, but the……