Sunday, June 26, 2016

So the good news is I won't die today. Probably. I have been sick for three weeks. Nothing too serious, just a run of...

Are we forgetting to express our appreciation to each other in this new day of self service and automation?

A proposal has been made to make revisions in the Fair Labor Standards Act as it relates to the employment of minors on farms....

The future of food production will include a "mosaic of different farming systems," as one agronomist recently put it. But the systems still have to be sustainable -- and that means economically sustainable, too.

December corn futures have now dropped exactly $2 from the 7.77 Aug. 30 high. The good news is that we may have finally put a bottom in.

Each day we wander the Vermont woods for an hour or two. I love the leave-taking, the sound of the goats' bells. Herding is...

I was in my house on a quiet Friday night when a dead-ringer for Larry the Cable Guy of stand-up comedy fame came roaring...

Infected fescue is insect, disease and drought resistant. It is also a nitrogen scavenger. This gives it an advantage over other forages, especially on poor soils.

Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation District is offering their no-till drills for only $8 per acre to plant cover crops.

The usual six-mile drive home from Sunday church took a pleasant turn some weeks ago. As I headed back to the farmette for more...
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